The Staff

The staff of the Student Union is with you whenever you need

The OYY staff includes a secretariat of experts, office staff and the editor-in-chief of the Oulu Student Magazine. They manage all the day-to-day work of the student union and can help you in the ups and downs of student life.

A crew of experts officers works under the Secretary General of OYY. They look out for your interests and you can contact them when you need help in facing problems related to student life. The secretariat prepares and assists the Executive Board in its decision-making processes. The officers of the secretariat manage the day-to-day running of their specific sectors.

Do you have a question or a problem concerning studying or student life, but you don’t know who could help you? Don’t worry! You can reach Student Unions specialists by sending e-mail to and the staff of the Student Union will evaluate who answers your concern!

You can send general feedback to

Kauko Keskisärkkä
Secretary General
Nina Vuorenmaa
Office Secretary
Aino Rossi
Specialist of Academic Affairs
Sanna Kangasniemi
Specialist of Social Affairs
Liisa Komminaho
Communications Specialist
Tuuli Heikura
Editor-in-Chief of the Oulu Student Magazine
Timi Kärki
Project coordinator, wellbeing tutoring
Eetu Leinonen
Community Specialist, International affairs and societies
Kati Kantonen
Event producer
Toni Mäkinen
business cooperation coordinator
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