Elke Wiemer, born 1965, married.
- University degree as translator for English and Italian (M.A. equiv.), specialization in technical texts;
- one year of studies in the US;
- several stays in Italy;
- two years as German-lecturer at Tunghai University in Taiwan;
- two years of bilingual theological training (English / German);
- three years of job experience in journalism as internet editor with the evangelical news magazine ideaSpektrum;
- accredited translator for the English language with the courts and notaries public in Hessia;
- since 2004, free-lance translator with focus on literature, but also legal documents, technical texts, websites.