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Student Union Kaakko has six employees. They work full-time in the offices and are responsible for operational activities together with the Board. They are also here for you, so do not hesitate to visit the office, send e-mail or call whenever you feel like it!


Jenni Aikio

Secretary General


  • Kouvola campus, room 143

  • jenni.aikio(at)


Elina Ylönen

Project manager / HyVe-project
(Tutoring and guidance specialist,
gone 15.2.-31.12.2021)

Management of the HyVe-project

  • Mikkeli campus, room X123

  • elina.ylonen(at)

Anna-Maija Jukkara

Student Advocacy Specialist

Quality of teaching

  • Telecommuting, Kouvola (returns to work 31.10.)

  • anna-maija.jukkara(at)
Sauli Sarjus

Sauli Sarjus

Member Service Specialist

Member services

  • Kouvola campus, room 143

  • Kotka campus, room B1071

  • sauli.sarjus(at)


Eetu Mansikka

Tutoring and guidance Specialist

Coordination of tutoring

  • Mikkeli campus, room X123

  • eetu.mansikka(at)

  • 050 442 0342

Kalle Saarela

Communications coordinator

Management of communications

  • Kouvola campus, room 143

  • kalle.saarela(at)

  • 050 464 0250