Date of Birth: October 30th, 1953
Telephone: +354 5630 500
Party: The Social Democratic Alliance
Member of Althingi for the Reykjavķk South Constituency 2003-2007 and for the Reykjavķk North Constituency since 2010.
Member of the Environment and Communications Committee since 2011.Member of the Foreign Affairs Committee since 2011 (2nd Vice-Chairman since 2011). Member of the Foreign Affairs Committee's Working Group on European Affairs since 2011. Member of the Icelandic delegation to the Council of Europe Parliamentary Assembly since 2010 (Vice-Chairman since 2011).
Member of the Environment Committee 2003-2007 and 2010-2011 (Chairman 2010-2011).Member of the Transport and Communications Committee 2010-2011. Member of the General Affairs Committee 2010-2011. Member of the Trade Committee 2010. Member of the Education Committee 2003-2007 and 2010.