Katrin Gensecke – That's how she rolls


Katrin Gensecke is an expert in her own cause, an inclusion ambassador and wants to change something politically. It is important for her to see that every person is unique. She wonders when the people themselves will be focussed again in our society. Who influences and supports her the most and what it’s all about with Latin-American rhythms, she tells us at REHACARE.com.
Photo: Katrin Gensecke; Copyright: privat

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Name: Katrin Gensecke
City: Gersdorf, Germany
Occupation: retiree
Impairment: "Expert in my own cause"

When did you last laugh heartily and what about?

Katrin Gensecke: Yesterday about a vacation video of my family from 2002.

What have you always been wanting to do and why have you never done this so far?

Katrin Gensecke: Traveling to Nepal, but the financial resources are missing

Which person has influenced you most? And why?

Katrin Gensecke: My husband: He appreciates and supports my political voluntary commitment!

Photo: Katrin Gensecke; Copyright: LandesfrauenratLSA

Katrin Gensecke is an inclusion ambassador, her political voluntary commitment is her passion; © LandesfrauenratLSA

You have the chance to become the Commissioner for the Disabled in your country. What would you do first?

Katrin Gensecke: The creation of a ministry dedicated to the needs of people with disabilities.

Your life is made into a film: Who would represent you?

Katrin Gensecke: I think every person is unique. I’m most likely to compare myself to an ambitious biathlete like Kathi Wilhelm who has always pursued her activities purposefully and persistently, and has never lost her down-to-earth nature! 

I would like to be ...

Katrin Gensecke: Dance partner in a passionate Latino dance performance.

Which questions would you like answered the most?

Katrin Gensecke: When will it be that the human being is the focus and not the performance-oriented society?

What I finally want to say?

Katrin Gensecke: "Everyone is differently normal."