Julia Klöckner

Federal Minister of Food and Agriculture

Pressefoto Julia Klöckner CDU Rheinland-Pfalz

Julia Klöckner has been Federal Minster of Food and Agriculture since March 2018. From 2002 to 2011 she was a Member of the German Bundestag, and from 2009 to 2011 Parliamentary State Secretary to the Minister of Food, Agriculture and Consumer Protection.

(Photo: CDU Rheinland-Pfalz)

CV

  • Born on 16 December 1972 in Bad Kreuznach

  • 1992
    Abitur (higher education entrance qualification), Gymnasium an der Stadtmauer, Bad Kreuznach

  • since 1996
    Member of the CDU

  • 1998
    State examination/Magister Artium in political sciences, theology and education

  • 2002 - 2011
    Member of the German Bundestag

  • since 2004
    Member of Bad Kreuznach District Council

  • 2009 - 2011
    Parliamentary State Secretary to the Federal Minister of Food, Agriculture and Consumer Protection

  • since 2011
    Chairwoman of the CDU in Rhineland-Palatinate and Chairwoman of the CDU parliamentary group in the Rhineland-Palatinate state legislature

  • since 2012
    Vice Chairwoman of the CDU

  • since March 2018
    Federal Minister of Food and Agriculture