Staff

The Minister

Name Job title Email
Björt Ólafsdóttir Minister postur ( @ ) uar ( . ) is
Steinar Kaldal Political advisor to the Minister steinar.kaldal ( @ ) uar ( . ) is
Þórunn Pétursdóttir Political advisor to the Minister thorunnp ( @ ) uar ( . ) is

Senior Management

Name Job title Email
Sigríður Auður Arnardóttir Permanent Secretary sigridur.arnardottir (at) environment.is
Bergþóra Njála Guðmundsdóttir Head of Information bergthora.njala (at) environment.is
Guðný Lára Ingadóttir Secretary to the Administration gudny.ingadottir (at) environment.is
Skúli Oddsson Driver skuli.oddsson (at) environment.is
Þórunn Elfa Sæmundsdóttir Secretary to the Minister thorunn.elfa (at) environment.is

Department of Land and Natural Heritage

Name Job title Email
Jón Geir Pétursson Director General jon.geir.petursson (at) environment.is
Björn Helgi Barkarson Specialist bjorn.helgi.barkarson ( @ ) environment ( . ) is
Dagný Arnarsdóttir Specialist dagny.arnarsdottir ( @ ) uar ( . ) is
Guðríður Þorvarðardóttir Specialist gudridur.thorvardardottir (at) environment.is
Herdís Helga Schopka Specialist herdis.schopka ( @ ) environment ( . ) is
Sigríður Svana Helgadóttir Lawyer sigridur.svana.helgadottir ( @ ) environment ( . ) is
Sigurður Ármann Þráinsson Biologist sigurdur.thrainsson (at) environment.is
Þorbjörg Auður Ævarr Sveinsdóttir Secretary audur.sveinsdottir ( @ ) uar ( . ) is

Department of Oceans, Water and Climate

Name Job title Email
Hugi Ólafsson Director General hugi.olafsson (at) environment.is
Danfríður Skarphéðinsdóttir Specialist danfridur.skarphedinsdottir (at) environment.is
Helga Barðadóttir Specialist helga.bardadottir ( @ ) uar ( . ) is
Helga Jónsdóttir Lawyer helga.jonsdottir ( @ ) uar ( . ) is
Sesselja Bjarnadóttir Specialist sesselja.bjarnadottir (at) environment.is
Stefán Einarsson Specialist stefan.einarsson (at) environment.is
Þorbjörg Auður Ævarr Sveinsdóttir Secretary audur.sveinsdottir ( @ ) uar ( . ) is

Department of Environment and Spatial Planning

Name Job title Email
Steinunn Fjóla Sigurðardóttir Director General steinunn.fjola.sigurdardottir (at) environment.is
Erla Ívarsdóttir Secretary erla.ivarsdottir (at) environment.is
Hafsteinn Pálsson Civil Engineer hafsteinn.palsson (at) environment.is
Íris Bjargmundsdóttir Lawyer iris.bjargmundsdottir (at) environment.is
Kjartan Ingvarsson Lawyer kjartan.ingvarsson (at) environment.is
Laufey Helga Guðmundsdóttir Lawyer laufey.gudmundsdottir ( @ ) uar ( . ) is
Lára Kristín Traustadóttir Secretary lara.k.traustadottir (at) environment.is
Sigurbjörg Sæmundsdóttir Specialist sigurbjorg.saemundsdottir (at) environment.is
William Freyr Huntingdon-Williams Lawyer william.freyr ( @ ) uar ( . ) is

Department of Finance and Administration

Name Job title Email
Stefán Guðmundsson Director General stefan.gudmundsson ( @ ) uar ( . ) is
Birna Kolbrún Gísladóttir Records Manager birna.gisladottir (at) environment.is
Björgvin Valdimarsson Specialist bjorgvin.valdimarsson ( @ ) environment ( . ) is
Guðlaug Baldursdóttir Receptionist gudlaug.baldursdottir (at) environment.is
Helga Aðalsteinsdóttir Receptionist helga.adalsteinsdottir (at) environment.is
Louisa Aradóttir Archivist louisa.aradottir (at) environment.is
Reynir Jónsson Specialist reynir.jonsson ( @ ) uar ( . ) is
Soffía Björnsdóttir Book-keeper soffia.bjornsdottir (at) environment.is
Sóley Dögg Grétarsdóttir Secretary soley.gretarsdottir (at) environment.is
Þorsteinn Sæmundsson Specialist thorsteinn.saemundsson ( @ ) uar ( . ) is