Worldwide Guide to Women in Leadership
Nordic Council

Established 1958 as a cooperation-forum between Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden. The self-governing territories of Greenland, The Faeroe Islands and the ┼land Islands are observers in the Council.

circa 1972 Vice-President Sylvia Cecilia Siltanen (Finland)

1975-76 President Ragnhil­ur Helgadˇttir (Iceland)

1978 Vice-President Natalie Lind (Denmark)

1981-82 Vice-President Elsi Hetemńki-Olander (Finland)
1982-83 President
1983-87 Vice-President
1987-88 President
1988-91 Vice-President

1984-85 President Karin S÷der (Sweden)
1985-88 Vice-President
1988-89 President
1989-90 Vice-President

1986-89 Member of the Presidium Margrethe Gunnarsdatter Auken (Denmark)

1988-91 Vice-President Grethe Lundblad (Sweden)

1989-circa 91 Vice-President Thea Knutzen (Norway)

1989-93 Member of the Presidium Lilly Gyldenkilde (Denmark)

1990-93 Vice-President Kirsti Kolle Gr°ndahl (Norway)

1991-93 Vice-President Tora Aasland Haug (Norway)

1994-97 Vice-President Berit Br°rby Larsen (Norway)
1997 President
1998-2006 Vice-President
2007 Deputy President
2008- Vice-President
From 2005 President of the Norweigan Odelsting.

1994-2001 Vice-President Dorthe Bennedsen (Denmark)
Nominated for the post of President for the period 2000/2001, but the right-wing majority elected a Danish man. Denmark nominated a man as both President and  Vice-President for the year 2006.

1996-98 Vice-President Kjellbj°rg Lunde (Norway)

1996-99 Vice-President Valgre­ur Sverrisdˇttir (Iceland)

1997-2000, 2001-05 and 2006- Vice-President Ranneveig Gu­mondsdˇttir (Iceland)
200
5 President

1998-2000 Vice-President Sigri­ur Anna ■or­ardˇttir (Iceland)
2000 President
2000-01 and 2003-
05 Vice-President

1999 President Gun Hellsvik (Sweden)
1999-2001 Vice-President

1999-2003 Vice-President Riita Prusti (Finland)

1999-2003 Vice-President Anita Johansson (Sweden)
2004 Deputy President
2005-06
Vice-President

1999-2001 Vice-President Outi Ojala (Finland)
2002 President
2003-07 Vice-President

2001-05 Vice-President Ragnwi Marcelind (Sweden)
State Secretary of
Health and Social Services from 2006.

2001-03 Vice-President Chris Heister (Sweden)

2003-06 Vice-President Arja Alho (Finland)

2003-05 Vice-President JˇnÝna Bjßrtmarz (Iceland)
2005 Deputy President
2006
Vice-President

2006-07 Vice-President Tarja Cronberg (Finland)

2006-11 Vice-President Sinikka Bohlin (Sweden)
2009 President

2008 Deputy President Christina Gestrin (Finland)
2009-13 Vice-President

2007 and 2009-11 Vice-President Marion Pedersen (Denmark)
2011 Deputy President

2010 Deputy President Ragnhei­ur RÝkhar­sdˇttir (Iceland)

2011 Vice-President Maja Panduro (Denmark)
2011 Deputy President

2011-13 Vice-President ┴lfhei­ur Ingadˇttir (Iceland)
Deputy Speaker of Althingi 2009 and 2010..13

2011-13 Vice-President Cristina Husmark Pehrsson (Sweden)
Minister of Social Insurance and Nordic Cooperation 2006-10

2011-13 Vice-President Maarit Feldt-Ranta (Finland)

2011- Vice-President Rigmor Andersen Eide (Norway)

2011- Vice-President ┼sa Torstensson (Sweden)

2012 Deputy President Silvia Modig (Finland)

2012- Vice-President Karin Gaarsted (Denmark)

2014 President of the Nordic Council
Karin ┼str÷m (Sweden)
Social Democratic MP since 2004. (b. 1953-).


 

Last update 03.11.13