Salla is a third-generation Zontian since 2005 and a member of the Zonta Club of Helsinki I, Finland. She served as member of the Advocacy Committee and chairman of her district Centennial Anniversary Committee, governor, lieutenant governor, area director, vice area director and district secretary. Salla has a master’s degree in law from University of Helsinki. She works as an attorney at law at the international law firm DLA Piper, where she specializes in corporate law, mergers and acquisitions, and capital markets transactions. Her interests include various sports such as skiing, mountaineering, ringette and taekwondo, spending time with her dogs and growing giant pumpkins (not yet very successively though).