The New Ulm Sister Cities Commission has selected the next participant in the Hans Joohs Cultural Exchange Program. Diane Germann of Minneapolis will be departing for Ulm, Germany on April 27th to represent New Ulm. Germann has college degrees in International Business and Marketing from the U of M Twin Cities campus, and has previously completed internships in Austria and Germany for marketing, as well as some translation work. She will work a marketing job for Ulrich Medical while in Ulm. Germann learned about the Sister Cities exchange program through family. Her father grew up in New Ulm, and her grandfather, George Germann, practiced optometry in New Ulm.