There are many opportunities to contribute to the Foundation's mission and purpose, and we welcome volunteers in all areas of our organization. We welcome your ideas on how the Finlandia Foundation New York Metropolitan Chapter can serve the Finnish Community and regarding our activities. Please contact us at:

information@finlandiafoundationny.org

2017 - 2018 BOARD MEMBERS AND COMMITTEE ASSIGNMENTS


Officers:

Eero Kilpi, President

Heli Sirviö, Vice President

Paula Hoffren, Treasurer

Sirkka McMenamin, Secretary

Board of Directors:

Kaija Caldara

Henrikki Harsu

Judy Kaske-Cirigliano

Tuula Komulainen

Sanna Lemmetti

Kristiina Lieri

Maria Mäkelä

Mikko Peltoniemi

Elina Snellman-Lang

Committee Chairs:


Membership: Judy Kaske-Cirigliano
Music: TBA
Nominating: Maria Mäkelä
Program: Sanna Lemmetti
Investments: Eero Kilpi
Scholarships: Kaija Caldara
Newsletter: TBA
Website: TBA

 

Our past presidents, who have sustained this organization for future leaders:
1954-1958 Theodore M. Purdy, 1959-1964 Reino Aarnio, 1964-1981 Dr. Raymond Luomanen, 1981-1984 Albert A. Star, 1984-1986 Juha Makipaa, 1986-1988 J. Philip Smith, 1988-1991 Albert Star, 1991-2000 Marja Roth-Sopanen, 2000-2001 Lee Alperin, 2001-2003 Peter Finke, 2003-2006 Bo W. Long, 2006-2008 Petra Tabry, 2008-2013 Tarja Silverman