Board of UAK

UAK's board is elected at the organization's Annual General Meeting. The Board is comprised of six members, each one elected for two years at a time. The current Board is: Sigyn Jónsdóttir (Chairman), Anna Berglind Jónsdóttir, Auður Albertsdóttir, Ásbjörg Einarsdóttir, Kolfinna Tómasdóttir and Snæfríður Jónsdóttir

Anna Berglind Jónsdóttir
Vice chairman and event manager
Phone: +354 894 4994

Anna is a 27 year old Computer Scientist who graduated from Reykjavik University. She currently works as a software specialist at Spectralis. She previously worked as an intern at Fraunhofer CESE is Maryland, USA where she did work for DARPA (Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency)

Ásbjörg Einarsdóttir
Phone: +354 694 7281

Ásbjörg is a 27 year old Engineer. She graduated with her master’s degree from Stanford University, California, in spring 2017 and currently works as a Specialist in Arion Bank’s Risk Management, but she has been an employee at the bank since 2010.

Auður Albertsdóttir
Head of publicity
Phone: +354 699 8009

Auður is a 28 year old master’s student in Marketing and International Business at the University of Iceland who also holds a degree in Comparative Literature. Alongside her studies she has worked independently as a Public Relations Specialist and before starting her master’s degree, she supervised the Business section of

Kolfinna Tómasdóttir
Conference manager
Phone: +354 846 4065

Kolfinna is a 25 year old law student at the University of Iceland. Along with being the Conference Manager of UAK, she serves as President of European Law Student’s Association Iceland and works at Fjárvakur.

Sigyn Jónsdóttir
Phone: +354 693 6262

Sigyn is a 29 year old Engineer who graduated from Columbia University in the City of New York. She currently works as Lead Channel Manager at Men & Mice and is a Member of the Board for Mure, an Icelandic VR startup.

Snæfríður Jónsdóttir
Account manager
Phone: +354 691 6216

Snæfríður is a 24 year old business student at the University of Iceland. She works as a social media expert for Sahara advertising.

Former Boards

2014/2015: Lilja Gylfadóttir (Chairman), Kristel Finnbogadóttir (Vice Chairman), Andrea Karlsdóttir, Karen Ósk Gylfadóttir and Rakel Guðmundsdóttir.

2015/2016: Lilja Gylfadóttir (Chairman), Andrea Karlsdóttir, Guðbjörg Lára Másdóttir, Karen Ósk Gylfadóttir, Margrét Berg Sverrisdóttir and Melkorka Þöll Vilhjálmsdóttir.

2016/2017: Margrét Berg Sverrisdóttir (Chairman), Andrea Gunnarsdóttir, Dagný Engilbertsdóttir, Elísabet Erlendsdóttir, Guðbjörg Lára Másdóttir and Helena Rós Sturludóttir.

2017/2018: Sigyn Jónsdóttir(Chairman), Andrea Gunnarsdóttir, Anna Berglind Jónsdóttir, Ásbjörg Einarsdóttir, Elísabet Erlendsdóttir and Helena Rós Sturludóttir.