About the Foundation behind the Museum
The Helinä Rautavaara Ethnographic Museum Foundation is managed by a seven-member Board elected for two calendar years at a time.
The City of Espoo appoints four members to the Foundation Board, with the University of Helsinki, the Finnish Anthropological Society and the Finnish Museum Association each appointing one member. Agent for the Foundation is the Director of the Helinä Rautavaara Museum.
The Board of the Helinä Rautavaara Ethnographic Museum Foundation 2021–2022:
Pia Ahjolinna, City of Espoo
Rodolphe Le Clech, City of Espoo
Kati Kivimäki, Finnish Museums Association
Leea Mellin, City of Espoo
Anna Rastas, Finnish Anthropological Society
Kirsi Saarikangas, University of Helsinki
Mirkka Sandberg, City of Espoo
The Board’s Chair is Kati Kivimäki, representative of the Finnish Museum Association.