Svenja Schieke was born in Herford in 1968. She has a diploma in biology, and is editor and chief executive of the MacroTele Film Schieke GbR, Ringstr. 13, 33803 Steinhagen.
She studied biology from 1988 until 1994 and got her diploma with best grades.
From 1995 until 1996 she did an internship at the Motor Presse, Stuttgart. From 1996 until 2000 she was edior for the magazines „ROLLER SPEZIAL“, ‚mopped“, „PS“ and MOTORRAD“ at the Motorpresse Stuttgart. From 2000 until 2001 she was chief editor of the sports magazine „FREESPORTS“ in Munich. From 2001 until 2002 she worked as edior for the „Lokalzeit OWL aktuell“ at WDR Bielefeld and contributed to „ServiceZeit Reisen“, WDR, and all WDR radio stations.