A political scientist by background, Gesche has worked as a Communication Manager for over 10 years. In the meantime, she also joined Deutsche Welle as a freelance journalist and trained researchers in the field of Science Communications. Since April 2017, Gesche is the Communication Manager of EFI’s Bonn Office and thus responsible for different projects focusing on the science-policy-practice interface. In FoReSite, she is responsible for communicating the Integrated Forest Management approach to different audiences. She also organises events and workshops to maintain and enhance the network.