Britt Bohlin - CV

Britt Bohlin
Magnus Fröderberg/

Born 10 February 1956 in Mellerud municipality, Dalsland


  • 2-year healthcare school, psychiatric line
  • Professional and political education, including Brunnsviks folkhögskola
  • English at National State School for Adults (SSV) in Norrköping


  • Mental healthcare assistant at the Östra clinics in Vänersborg 1975-76
  • Mental healthcare/rehabilitation assistant Kroppefjällshemmet 1976-1992
  • Governor in Jämtland County 2008-2014


  • Chairperson, several assignments in Swedish Municipal Workers Union, dept. 21
  • Chairperson, board member in Norra Älvsborg's Social Democratic party district
  • Substitute in the Social Democratic Party Leaders Executive Committee 2001-2008
  • Member of the Swedish Parliament 1988-2008
  • Group leader of the Social Democratic Parliamentary Group 2001-2008
  • Member of the Defence Committee from 1988 and Vice-chairperson 1994-1997
  • Member of the Board of Governors of the Central Bank of Sweden 1998-2001
  • Member of the Riksdag Board 2000-2008
  • Member of the Advisory Council on Foreign Affairs 1996-2008
  • Substitute in the Nordic Council 2002-2008


  • Defence Committee 1988-1991, followed by several defence preparations
  • Commission for review of JAS 39 Gripen 1992-1993
  • Democracy investigation
  • Liability investigation
  • Advisory Council military intelligence, etc.

 Other positions

  • Chairperson of the Security and Defence Association
  • Member of the board for the Swedish Biathlon Unioni 2013 -