Members

The Commitee for Public Information consists of a chairman and of 10 members, who are assigned by the Ministry of Education for a three-year period after hearing the Academy of Finland, the Counsil of Arts and essential associations.

Office term 1.6.2018 - 31.5.2021

CHAIR

Executive Programme Planner Katja Bargum, Yle

VICE CHAIR

Director Leena Suurpää, Finnish Red Cross

MEMBERS

  • Professor Pirjo Hiidenmaa, University of Helsinki
  • Senior Researcher Maria Hirvi-ljäs, Center for Cultural Policy Research Cupore
  • Journalist Jakke Holvas, Yle
  • Professor Pentti Huovinen, University of Turku
  • Professor Kimmo Katajala, University of Eastern Finland
  • Head of communications Maria Lassila-Merisalo, Häme University of Applied Sciences
  • Managing Director Liisa Suvikumpu, Council of Finnish Foundations
  • Director, Library Services Pekka Uotila, Xamk – South-Eastern Finland University of Applied Sciences
  • Professor Esa Väliverronen, University of Helsinki

SECRETARY GENERAL

Reetta Kettunen, Committee for Public Information

Previous terms

For board compositions since 1967, see the Finnish page Aiemmat kokoonpanot