President Harald Schneider-Zinner
Head of Austrian chess coach education from 2010 – 2021er f From 2017-2020 coach of the women’s national squad; educator, author; he led his club to win the Cristallgala in 2016.
Vice President Lilli Hahn
PhD candidate in Molecular Cell Biology at Oxford; organized in 2020 the largest popular sports event for girls and women in Europe with about 700 players at the “Online Länderkampf XXL; organizer of numerous international chess congresses.
Vice President Annette Waaijenberg
President of the chess club “ChessMates Zugerland”; Here she teaches over 75 juniors – but also adults and seniors; Event manager (formerly for Boston Consulting, Google and also CSI Alpbach in Tyrol).
Vice President Michael S. Langer
Board member Laura Schalkhäuser
Member of the Board Georg Weiler
Long-time chairman of the chess club “Schachklub DolomitenBank Lienz”; organizer of the popular Lienz Open with players from 24 nations, including the World Champion U12 – Savitha Shri from India and Jin Yueheng from China – U10 World Champion 2018.
Member of the Board Günter Vorreiter
Finance officer in the LV Salzburg and in the ÖSB for many years; cooperation partner and co-organizer at the girls’ and women’s chess congress in his own hotel at Walserberg and co-organizer of numerous federal league events.
Paulina Luise Höhfeld
Member of the executive committee of the Braunschweig City Sports Association (public relations officer); many experiences in the field of planning, realization and marketing of large and small sports events
“Betriebssportverband Austria”; Communication & Social Media Manager, Project Manager Degree: University of Vienna: Bachelor of Arts in German Philology
Strong youth chess player, now top Austrian tennis talent; tennis scholarship in the U.S.; semifinal appearance at the World Chess Tennis Championships in 2018.