CV Anna Tenje

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Minister for the Elderly and Social Security

Anna Tenje
Anna Tenje, Minister for the Elderly and Social Security Photo: Ninni Andersson/Government Offices of Sweden

Ministry of Health and Social Affairs

Party

Moderate Party

Areas of responsibility

  • Elderly issues
  • Social security

Personal

Anna was born in 1977. She is married with two children and lives in Växjö.

Education

2000–2001
Master’s level studies in political science, Linnaeus University

1999–2000
Course in practical philosophy, Linnaeus University

1996–1999
European administration/political science programme, Linnaeus University and University of Edinburgh

1994–1996
Finnveden Upper Secondary School, Värnamo

Positions and assignments

2022–
Minister for the Elderly and Social Security

2020–
Second Deputy Chair, Moderate Party

2017–2022
Chair, Växjö Municipal Executive Board

2015–2016
Chair, Education Committee, Växjö Municipality

2015–
Board member, Moderate Party

2011–2014
Chair, Technical Affairs Committee, Växjö Municipality

2006–2010
Member of the Riksdag

2001–2006
Political Secretary, Moderate Party, Kronoberg County Council