Bel Air

HELLO AND GOODBYE

Kirsti Westphalen and Juha Markkanen welcome Andrea Hautala-McAleenan to the residence. REPORTER: TOMI HINKKANEN – LOS ANGELES DATE: 5/23/2013 At the Consul General’s residence in Bel Air, a change of…

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THEY’RE BACK: MARIA & TAPIO SERENIUS

Maria Serenius was the consul general of Finland in Los Angeles 1997-2001 Maria Serenius has had a long and successful career as a diplomat. She joined the Ministry of Foreign…

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A STAR-STUDDED FINNISH HUB

Reporter, pictures: Tomi Hinkkanen Consul general Kirsti Westphalen hosting the Finnish Hub on the tennis court of the consul general's residence in Bel Air. The newly created forum for the…

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LIFE COACH SUSANNA GOLTCHE

Reporter, pictures: Tomi Hinkkanen, Los Angeles Life coach Susanna Goltche Already as a teenager, Susanna Goltche, neé Nieminen, knew she wanted to help people. She studied social sciences in Finland…

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