Iceland

Westfjords

Sigurborg Þorkelsdóttir

Northwest

Kristín Sigurrós Einarsdóttir lives in Skagafjörður in the Northwest area. She is married to Alfreð Símonarson and they have three sons. She is a teacher and is currently studying at the University in Akureyri completing Master in education.
She has working experience in various levels of education, project management and journalism.
Today she is working as a freelance, teaching and in cultural tourism.
Kristín has participated in various entrepreneurship programs in the last years.

Lilja Gunnlaugsdóttir is a sociologist with a specialization in regression analysis. She founded the design company Skrautmen in 2014 where she designs and produces products for home and companies, along with jewellery and accessories.
Lilja lives in Skagafjörður and is married to Valur Valsson, they have two daughters, Ásrún and Vala Mist.

East

Anna Katrín Svavarsdóttir is educated as an urban planner.  She founded the company AKS where she works on projects related to urban planning and landscape design. The company also designs signs for companies. Before she founded her company, she worked for the Fjarðarbyggð municipality in projects related to environment issues and public transport.
Anna Katrin has been on the board of the Network of women in East Iceland 2013-2015.