Paula Risikko is the Minister of the Interior. Her roots are in Ostrobothnia, a fact that is audible in her speech and visible in her actions. Thanks to her education and broad work experience, Risikko is also very familiar with the issues facing the health sector. Paula is not afraid to throw herself into action when needed, and she is a frequent visitor and speaker at public events around Finland.
- Born: 1960 in Ylihärmä
- Place of residence: Seinäjoki
- Education: Doctor of Science (Health Care), University of Tampere
- Personal details on the Parliament’s website