Seppo Simola

Emeritus Editor-in-Chief of the Kirkko ja kaupunki newspaper, born in 1954.
Board member and Vice Chair of the Church Media Foundation 2010–2018.
Head of Communications of the Church in Helsinki 1992–2018, Editor-in-Chief of the Kirkko ja kaupunki newspaper 1992–2017.
Assistant priest in the Parish of Malmi 1978–1991.
Honourable mention at the Suomen Kuvalehti Journalism Awards, a Julius Prize (awarded to editors-in-chief), SETA’s (LGBTI Rights in Finland) recognition award Asiallisen tiedon omena.
Studied Theology and Communications at the University of Helsinki.