Gun Oker-Blom


Gun Oker-Blom is since January 2016 director for the Department for Education in Swedish, at the Finnish National Agency for Education. She has a Master’s degree in Nordic languages and literature from Helsinki University, as well as a Finnish Teacher’s examination from Åbo akademi university,  and a Master’s degree in linguistics from State University of New York, which she took as an ASLA-Fulbright-post graduate.

Gun has earlier worked for the Nordic Council of Ministers as director of the Nordic Culture Point / Nordic Institute in Finland, and before that as university and high school teacher as well as Councellor of Education at the Finnish National Agency for Education,.