New president and new board

At the NSFS General Assembly on 24 August 2015, the presidecy was transferred to Finland and a new president for the society was elected. Ritva Bly will be the president for the period 2015 – 2019. Ritva will be assisted by Secretary Siiri-Maria Aallos-Ståhl and treasurer Tuukka Turtiainen.


The additional Board members elected in the five Nordic countries were also presented:

Denmark Søren Holm, Jens Søgaard-Hansen and Hanne N Waltenburg
Finland Tarja Ikäheimonen, Veli Riihiluoma and Raija Seuri
Iceland Jónína Guðjónsdóttir, Gísli Jónsson and Nelly Pétursdóttir
Norway Paula Nunez, Marie Solberg and William Standring
Sweden Christian Bernhardsson, Marie Carlson and Virva Nilsson



Board members present at the conference in Roskilde – from left to right: Hanne N Waltenburg (DK), Tuukka Turtiainen (FI), Jens Søgaard-Hansen (DK), Marie Solberg (NO), Siiri-Maria Aallos-Ståhl (FI), Ritva Bly (FI), Paula Nunez (NO), Gísli Jónsson (IS), Søren Holm (DK), Jónína Guðjónsdóttir (IS), Nelly Pétursdóttir (IS) and Veli Riihiluoma (FI)