Annett Debarry / Programme Coordinator
Annett Debarry is the programme coordinator and is responsible for all organisational aspects of the study programme. Annett was born and raised near Berlin and lives in the suburbs of Berlin. She studied International Technical Communications at HS Magdeburg - Stendal and is working for HTW Berlin since 2014. Annett completed a distance learning Master's degree in translation at ISTRAD (Instituto Traducción). After her maternal leave in 2019 she joined the Programme Management of MPMD.
When not spending her time at the playground or leisure park with her son and husband, Annett enjoys to read, watching Trash-TV and going to the open-air cinema in Berlin Friedrichshagen.
Laura Münchenhagen / Programme Coordinator
Laura Münchenhagen is our programme coordinator with a focus on eLearning and student support. Born in Berlin, she moved to Goettingen to study Cultural Studies and English. After graduating, however, she was drawn back to her hometown and into the field of continuing education. For 10 years, she organised continuing education programmes for a private university, with an increasing focus on eLearning. She has been working for HTW Berlin since 2021 and supported the MPMD lecturers in developing their eLearning content.
Laura lives with her family in Berlin and enjoys taking long walks along the Spree in her free time. With a bit of luck, you can also find her in a karaoke bar from time to time.
Sylke Sedelies / Programme manager & E-Learning coordinator
Sylke Sedelies is programme manager and responsible for the online learning aspect of the MPMD study programme. She has worked in the field of adult education for 20 years, with a special interest in eLearning.
Sylke moved to Berlin to study back in 1988, saw the wall come down in 1989, went to Canada for a year at McMaster University in 1990 and has been interested in eLearning and further education ever since. Sylke joined the HTW Berlin and eMPMD study programme in 2016. She lives in Berlin with her husband and two kids and tries to go canoeing in the lake regions around Berlin at least once or twice each year.