Finland-Samfundets nya ordförande Markus Aaltonen (till höger) och Jarmo Virmavirta som var ordförande i sex år. Bild: Sini Castrén.

 

Valtiopäiväneuvos (Finnish honorary title) Markus Aaltonen was elected as Finland Society’s new chair in the annual meeting 26.4.2019. The meeting elected the following as board members:

MEMBERS   DEPUTY MEMBERS
chair Markus Aaltonen, valtiopäiväneuvos (Finnish honorary title) Arja Alho, Doctor of Social Sciences
Kimmo Kajaste, maakuntaneuvos (Finnish honorary title) Marja Ala-Kokko, Journalist, Yle Finnish Broadcasting Company
Jaana Tapanainen-Thiess, Chief Specialist, Prime Minister’s Office Tuomas Martikainen, Director, Migration Institute of Finland
Petri Tuomi-Nikula, Senior Advisor, SITRA Johanna Peltoniemi, Postdoctoral researcher, University of Helsinki
Maria Lohela, BA
Hannu Suihkonen, Secretary General, The Finnish Seamen’s Mission
Tarja Valde-Brown, partner, Eurofacts Tuomas Leppilampi, Senior Consultant, Eficode
Malin Lindholm, Executive Director, Swedish-speaking School-student Union of Finland Anna Munsterhjelm, Secretary General, The Finnish National Youth Council Allianssi
Larserik Häggman, journalist Veera Toivonen, chairperson, The Association Supporting the Finnish Language Schools Abroad
Pasi Tuominen, Director General, Consular Services, Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland Laura Kamras, Director, Unit for Public Diplomacy, Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland