Sandra Niebuhr-Siebert is an eminent professor, linguist, and children's author from Germany, and her career has included speech therapy and teaching at numerous universities. She currently works at Clara Hoffbauer University, Germany. Sandra is the honorary head of the reading jury for the KIMI seal, for diversity in children's books. Mina Belongs Here is her first children's picture book, inspired by extensive research into multilingualism in childcare and educational settings. Sandra lives in Potsdam, Germany, with her two daughters and their pets.