Simone, born in 1968, grew up in Braunschweig. After completing her training as an English and French foreign language training assistant, she worked as a commercial employee in the automotive industry. Although she was no longer able to continue in this profession due to increasing vision loss, Simone later completed a college degree in social work in southern Germany. She has now been working with Dialog in the Dark since 2012.
Simone has also completed various courses and training, including Communication and Conflict Management (Schulz von Thun) and the Navigator Program from “Common Purpose”. Since 2017, she has been responsible for the direction of all guides in the Dialog in the Dark exhibition.