At the age of 16 Regina Rilke spent 1 year in San Antonio, Texas and from then on she became passionate about languages and traveling. After graduating from high school and training as a travel agent, she studied business administration and spent 6 months in southern Chile as part of her internship semester, sponsored by the Carl Duisberg Society at the time. She also trained as a European language instructor and, after working in the advertising and construction industries in sales, she has now returned to her roots, the education sector. In July 2021, she took over the management of the Carl Duisberg Training Center in Berlin. In addition to English and Spanish, she also speaks French and a little Swedish.