Robin Cammarota is the Senior Program Director for the ACG. She manages the ACG’s Fellowships, Leadership Missions, and Study Tours and is the lead organizer for all programs related to Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Accessibility for the Council, including the Working Group on DEIA in German-American Relations and Study Tour on Social Cohesion. In addition, she maintains the ACG’s digital presence, including the Council’s website and social media. She is the key point person for conferences in the United States and abroad. She joined the staff of the American Council on Germany in June 2009 as Fellowship Coordinator, later becoming the Fellowship Manager in 2013 and Program Director and Digital Strategist in 2016.
She was previously the Associate Director of Recruitment at Mercy College, where she worked as the New York City recruiter for the undergraduate and graduate admission department. She holds a master’s degree in organizational leadership from Mercy College and a bachelor’s degree in German language and literature, focusing on women’s studies from CUNY Hunter College. During the pandemic, she completed an advanced certificate in Social Impact Strategy from the University of Pennsylvania, among other certificate programs. She has also studied the German language at Europa-Kolleg in Kassel, Germany, and Deutsches Haus at NYU.