Members of the State Government

These are the men and women who make up our State Government.

Ministerpräsident Winfried Kretschmann mit seinen Ministerinnen und Ministern auf der Treppe zum Park der Villa Reitzenstein.
Ministerpräsident Winfried Kretschmann
  • Minister-President

Winfried Kretschmann

Winfried Kretschmann is the ninth Minister President of Baden-Württemberg. He is responsible for determining the guidelines of State policy, he chairs the Government and directs it business. He cultivates a new style of politics and has set himself the target of bringing about ecological and social renewal in the State.

  • Minister of the Interior

Thomas Strobl

Thomas Strobl is Minister of the Interior, Digitalisation and Migration and also Deputy Minister-President.

  • Minister of Finance

Edith Sitzmann

Edith Sitzmann is Minister of Finance.

  • Minister of Education

Dr. Susanne Eisenmann

Dr. Susanne Eisenmann is Minister of Education, Youth and Sport.

  • Minister of Science

Theresia Bauer

Theresia Bauer is Minister of Science, Research and Arts.

  • Minister of the Environment

Franz Untersteller

Franz Untersteller is Minister of the Environment, Climate Protection and the Energy Sector.

  • Minister of Economic Affairs

Dr. Nicole Hoffmeister-Kraut

Nicole Hoffmeister-Kraut is Minister of Economic Affairs, Labour and Housing.

  • Minister of Social Affairs

Manfred Lucha

Manfred “Manne” Lucha is Minister of Social Affairs and Integration.

  • Minister of Rural Affairs

Peter Hauk

Peter Hauk is Minister of Rural Affairs and Consumer Protection.

  • Minister of Justice

Guido Wolf

Guido Wolf, Minister of Justice and European Affairs. His remit also includes tourism.

  • Minister of Transport

Winfried Hermann

Winfried Hermann is Minister of Transport.

  • State Counsellor

Gisela Erler

Gisela Erler is the State Counsellor for Civil Society and Civic Participation in the State Ministry of Baden-Württemberg.

  • State Secretary

Wilfried Klenk

Wilfried Klenk is State Secretary at the Ministry of the Interior, Digitisation and Migration.

  • State Secretary

Dr. Gisela Splett

Dr. Gisela Splett is state secretary in the Ministry of Finance.

  • State Secretary

Volker Schebesta

Volker Schebesta is state secretary in the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sport.

  • State Secretary

Petra Olschowski

Petra Olschowski is state secretary in the Ministry of Science, Research and the Arts.

  • State Secretary

Dr. Andre Baumann

Dr. Andre Baumann is state secretary in the Ministry of the Environment, Climate Protection and the Energy Sector.

  • State Secretary

Katrin Schütz

Katrin Schütz is state secretary in the Ministry of the Economic Affairs, Labour and Housing.

  • State Secretary

Bärbl Mielich

Bärbl Mielich is state secretary in the Ministry of Social Affairs and Integration.

  • State Secretary

Friedlinde Gurr-Hirsch

Friedlinde Gurr-Hirsch is state secretary in the Ministry for Rural Affairs and Consumer Protection.

  • Policy coordination

Theresa Schopper

State Minister Theresa Schopper is responsible for policy coordination in the Baden-Württemberg State Ministry.

  • State Secretary

Dr. Florian Stegmann

Dr Florian Stegmann is state secretary and Head of the State Chancellery.

  • Representative in Berlin

Volker Ratzmann

State Secretary Volker Ratzmann is the representative of the state of Baden-Württemberg to the Federal Government.