Only Maria Okhisalo claims to be the chairman of the Greens
Leader of the Greens Maria Okhisalo is the only candidate for the position of party chairman. At the September convention, the Greens will elect a chairman and deputies, as well as a new board. The list of candidates has already been approved.
Ohisalo will go on maternity leave later in the fall. Under the leadership of three new vice-chairmen, the party will run for the winter regional elections. One of the deputies will replace Okhisalo as Minister of Internal Affairs.
Among the applicants: Deputy Iiris Suomela , Deputy Atte Haryanne , as well as current deputies Jaakko Mustakallio and Fatim Diarra .
The chairman and his deputies are elected for a two-year term.