Karin Wanngård

Mayor of Stockholm is Karin Wanngård. She was born in Ekero in 1975. She studied at the University of Stockholm and began work at the City Council. She became a member of the Social Democratic Party and was elected mayor of the capital in 2014. A major goal in her city development program is environmental protection. By 2022 the use of coal will be eliminated. She is one of the 16 women mayors leading major cities whose primary objective is to address climate change. Another focus in...


Anna König Jerlmyr

Anna König Jerlmyr (The Moderate Party) is the Chairman of the Municipal Board (equivalent to Mayor) of Stockholm since 2018. She was a member of the Riksdag from 2006 to 2010. Between 2010 and 2014 she was responsible for social affairs in Stockholm Municipality and from 2014 to 2018 was the leader of the opposition in Stockholm.