The new Executive Director has been chosen!

The KY representative council decided to name Nina Pitkänen as the new Executive Director for the term 2019-2021. Pitkänen will begin her work in August.

Pitkänen is a master’s student of MIB. At KY she has worked as the PR and Press Officer 2018-2019. She has volunteered as a Chairperson of Akystic in 2017 and in KYN and KY-Speksi. She also has a strong background in scouts.

The representative council was pleased with Pitkänen’s experience in volunteer activities at KY and outside of it. She has a lot of experience in leadership, and a vision of KY’s future. She has experience with budgeting and knows the systems of KY.

The Executive Director has a significant role not only in leading and developing the KY activities but also ensuring the continuity of these activities. The Executive Director works as a manager of KY’s employees and participates in advocacy work, participating in the student center project and financial administration of the association. She will also work as a secretary for the representative council.

Congratulations Nina!