Representative Council

What does the Council do?

  • Elects the members of the executive board of Helga
  • Guides and supervises the acts of the executive board
  • Confirms the previous years’ annual report and financial statements
  • Elects the student representatives to various positions
  • Determines the amount of the membership fee
  • Confirms the next years plan of operation and budget
  • Decides over on the strategy and other guidelines of the student union

The Council

The Representative Council uses the highest authority in the Student Union. The council consists of 20 members and 20 vice-members, who are all elected by the members of the Student Union. The working language is Finnish.


1. ​Minna Huurrekorpi, Haaga-Helia United (PJ)
2. Panmon Tran, Haaga-Helia United
3. Leia Alapuranen, Helgan Vihreät
4. Hilla Tuominen, Haaga-Helia United
5. Aleksi Nikander, Nikander 
6. Charlotta Jaatinen, Haaga-Helia United
7. Matti Pussinen, Haaga-Helia United
8. Eemeli Valli, PROTalko
9. Iiris Purho, Helgan Vihreät
10. Satu Hurme, JOURA-lista
11. Kalle Uusitie, Haaga-Helia United (VPJ) 12. Mari Rautanen, Atkinsin lista
13. Mea Hokkanen, Hokkanen
14. Pauli Kankaanpää, Haaga-Helia United
15. Timo Typpö, PROTalko
16. Elsa Suomalainen, Haaga-Helia United
17. Annanya Singh Raina, PROTalko
18. Kaisa Manner, Atkinsin lista
19. Aleksi Airaksinen, JOURA-lista
20. Henna Nykänen, Haaga-Helia United


Deputy members:

21. Aleksi Lehto, Helgan Vihreät
22. Elizaveta Tarovik, Haaga-Helia United
23. Teemu Koriseva, Haaga-Helia United
24. Ida Parviainen, Haaga-helia United
25. Eelis Copeland, PROTalko
26. Erica Alaluusua, JOURA-lista


Who may attend the meetings?

All members of the Student Union have the right to attend and speak in the meetings of the Representative Council. The Representative Council may, however, decide to limit these rights during the meeting, if necessary.

Usually there is also a live-stream of the meetings on Helga’s Facebook page.

I want to apply! How do I join the Representative Council?

All members of the Representative Council are elected by the members of Helga. To be able to participate in the decision-making process and the work of the council, you need to understand and be able to communicate in Finnish.

My question wasn’t answered here!
Who can I send my question to?

You may send any question you have about the operations of the Student Union by contacting the council’s chairperson.

Minna Huurrekorpi

Minna Huurrekorpi

Chairperson of the Representative Council

Kalle Uusitie

Kalle Uusitie

Vice-chairperson of the Representative Council