Office

If your issue concerns for example registration, please contact our Registration Department rekisterointi@kennelliitto.fi or +358 9 8873 0277. You'll find our service numbers here.

Email addresses are similar to firstname.lastname@kennelliitto.fi

Markku Mähönen studio2
Markku Mähönen
Executive Director
+358 9 887 300
Maarit Nordström
Maarit Nordström
Organisation Secretary

Secretary of the Finnish Kennel Club's Board

+358 9 8873 0216
Mari Luukkonen
Mari Luukkonen
Organization Coordinator
09 8873 0205
Raisa Kiesi
Lawyer
+358 9 8873 0215
Membership
Communications and Marketing
Viestintäpäällikkö Liisa Suoninen
Liisa Suoninen
Head of Communications
+358 50 320 3897, +358 9 8873 0292
Viestintäsuunnittelija Muusa Kostilainen
Muusa Kostilainen
Communications Planner
+358 9 8873 0293
Yhteiskuntasuhteiden koordinaattori Erika Keppola
Erika Keppola
Public Affairs Coordinator
+358 44 565 1808
TuuliTopelius
Tuuli Topelius
Communication Specialist
+358 9 8873 0296 , +358 50 477 5313
Organisational activities
TomKankkonen
Tom Kankkonen
Head of Department

The Department of Organisational Activities is responsible for matters regarding breeding and health, dog shows, trials and competitions, care and reading dog activities as well as anti-doping.

+358 9 88730 281
Breeding and Health
Päivi Rantasalo
Päivi Rantasalo
Breeding Consultant

Programme for Combating Hereditary Diseases and Defects (PEVISA), breed-specific breeding strategies (JTO), Eye Health Working Group, Scientific Committee, vaccination regulations

+358 9 8873 0229
Katariina Mäki
Katariina Mäki
Breeding Expert

Breeding Strategy, BLUP index, DogWellNet, health of brachycephalic breeds, Cardiac Working Group, Neurology Working Group

+358 9 8873 0228
Heidi Karjalainen
Heidi Karjalainen
Breeding Secretary
+358 9 8873 0213
Liisa Lilja-Maula
Liisa Lilja-Maula
Veterinarian

HD and ED scoring

+358 9 8873 0224
Hannele Laurén
Coordinator for District Instructors and Breeders
+358 9 8873 0235
Evi Helin
Contact Person for Veterinarians
+358 9 8873 0253
Dog Shows
Paula Rekiranta
Secretary of Show and Judges Committee
+358 9 8873 0219
Maarika Wallenius
Maarika Wallenius
Show Secretary
+358 9 8873 0344
Jarmo Vuorinen
Jarmo Vuorinen
Show Secretary
+3589 8873 0344
Youth activities
Laura Jousi
Laura Jousi

Youth Coordinator

+358 988730245
Trials and Competitions
Jukka Lindholm
Secretary of Trial and Competitions Committee
+358 50 321 8714
Kaisa Åkerman
Trial and Competition Secretary

National and International trials, judge confirmations

+358 9 8873 0286
Care dogs and Reading dogs
Sanna Pirinen
Sanna Pirinen
Care and Reading Dog Coordinator

Care dogs and Reading dogs

+358 9 8873 0204
Anni Hirvonen
Designer of Care and Reading Dog Activities
+358 9 8873 0206
Anti-doping
Katariina Suomi
Anti-Doping
+358 9 8873 0283
International affairs and events
Kirsi Salmijärvi
Kirsi Salmijärvi
Cooperation Coordinator

Partners

+358 9 8873 0237
Sampo Miettinen
+358 9 8873 0226
Laura Lehdistö
Laura Lehdistö
Event Coordinator
+358 9 8873 0248
Satu Salminen
Satu Svahn
Conference and Event Coordinator
+358 9 8873 0249
Anna Nygård
Translator
+358 9 8873 0254
IT Department
Jonna Päivike
Jonna Sipi
Personnel Manager
+358 9 8873 0233
Margit Vekkeli
Margit Vekkeli
Project Coordinator

Koiranet projects

+358 9 8873 0240
Johanna Salonen
System and Cybersecurity Specialist

Koiranet projects and data security within the Finnish Kennel Club

+358 9 8873 0239
Jenna Sinervirta
Jenna Sinervirta
System Specialist

Omakoira mobile application

+358 9 8873 0268
Pekka Kohonen
System Specialist

Omakoira service, databases, accounting systems

+358 9 8873 0231
Mikko Seppälä
System Specialist
+358 9 8873 0267
Kaisa Huttunen
Kaisa Huttunen
Project Coordinator

Finnish Kennel Club's Digital Learning Environment Digitassu

+358 9 8873 0207
Finance
Unka Sarsila-Etelämäki
Unka Sarsila-Etelämäki
Finance and Administration Manager
+358 9 8873 0222
Lea Jokinen
Lea Jokinen
+358 9 8873 0210
Johanna Piippo
Johanna Piippo
Finance and Office Assistant
+358 9 8873 0211