Das Sprachwerk Rhein-Main – your language service provider in the Rhine-Main Area.
Find out more about our mission statement here.
Find out more about the founder and owner of Das Sprachwerk, Astrid Schmitt.
Astrid Schmitt is our specialist for corporate solutions and larger-scale projects.
With her goal-oriented approach, she ensures that Das Sprachwerk always provides the most effective and efficient solution for the customers.
As enthusiastic as she is about cooperating with our customers in getting trainings on the way as swiftly and easily as possible, she will still find time to incorporate the latest developments in International English and business communications.
Astrid gained her degree in English and German Studies, Educational Science and Philosophy from Frankfurt and Southampton University. A career spanning more than 15 years as a language trainer, team leader, key account manager and CEO at various private training institutes followed. Since first starting Das Sprachwerk in 2012, she has been passionate about serving clients with strong commitment and a comprehensive approach.
In the little spare time she has, Astrid loves bicycling, spending time with her godchildren, cooking for friends and family, singing, watching Arthouse movies, going to concerts, and gardening.
Karen Sternberger is Head of the English Department and our expert for developing language trainings for highly specific purposes. The German-American native loves to familiarize herself with the most diverse topics in order to create tailor-made trainings for our customers.
Karen's studied American Studies, Educational Science and German Studies which provided her with the academic background for her extensive activities as a trainer for English/Business English and German as a Foreign Language.
Scarce as it is, her spare time is all about her family – her husband and 9-year-old daughter plus two cats – as well as her wide, international circle of friends, movies, concerts and travelling.