Johanna is currently participating Trainers’ House’s trainee-programme. She is a real world citizen – her previous home was in Kazakhstan. Johanna is experienced in public administration and has worked in the Permanent Mission of Finland to the United Nations in New York and in the Embassy of Finland in Astana. In addition to the public sector, the energy sector and retail trade are also familiar to her. In her studies she focused on researching organizations and leadership. Johanna reads a lot and loves travelling. She also takes part in several organizational activities – at the moment she is involved in building a network of young professionals. Johanna is interested in Russia and maintains her language skills by reading, studying and following discussions and seminars in Russian.