A political organization is responsible for the city’s decision-making. The city’s administration is lead by the Mayor Aino-Maija Luukkonen.
Every division has their own Director.
Aino-Maija Luukkonen, Mayor
Lauri Kilkku, Executive Director, Economic and Environmental Services Division
Esa Kohtamäki, Executive Director, Education and Culture Division
Marko Kilpeläinen, Executive Director, Civil Engineering Division
Sanna Mustajoki-Kunnas, Executive Director, Social and Health Services Division
Ilkka Mikkola, Director, Porin vesi / Pori Water Company
Marjukka Palin, Director, Porin palveluliikelaitos
Pekka Tähtinen, Emergency Director, Emergency Services Department
Mayor Aino-Maija Luukkonen
Aino-Maija Luukkonen has served as a Mayor of Pori since 2004. Her education is Licenciate of Social Sciences (Åbo Akademi) and Master of Public Health (Nordiska hälsovårdshögskolan, Göteborg). Before working as the Mayor of Pori, Aino-Maija Luukkonen has worked in Social and Health Care Administration in the municipality of Nurmijärvi, in the municipal association of Harjavalta hospital, in Satakunta Hospital District, in the cities of Turku, Lohja and Pori and as a Senior Assistant in the Social and Health Administration of University of Vaasa. Her hobbies are golf, Lions Club, languages and reading.