The supreme decision making body of the Regional Council is the Assembly which consists of members from all member municipalities. The Board is in charge of administration, economy, project funding as well as for preparation and execution of the decisions taken by the Assembly.
The President of the Council The Chairman of the Board
Mr Jouko LEPPÄNEN Mr Harri HELMINEN
Tel. +358 400 647 990 Tel. +358 44 747 8510
According to the Regional Development Act every region shall have a Regional Management Committee, which consists of representatives of municipalities, Regional State authorities and Regional Trade Unions and Business. Its main task is to coordinate plans, conventions and the execution of national and EU co-funded programs which have an effect on the regional development.
The preparation work is carried out in the Regional Council´s Office led by the Region Mayor.
The Kymenlaakso Summer University is led by a board.