State Secretary Johan Vasara (Labour Party)
Johan Vasara (Labour Party) became State Secretary in the Ministry of Transport and Communications on 29th October 2021.
Prior to that he held the post as Assistant Professor at Kongsbakken Upper Secondary School in Tromsø. In the period 2015–2019, Vasara was mayor of Kautokeino. He is a board member of the Tromsø Labour Party and has been a Sami parliamentary representative for the Labour Party, Parliamentary Deputy Leader of the Labour Party's Sami Parliamentary Group, leader of AUF in Finnmark and board member of the Finnmark Labour Party.