Þorgerður K. Gunnarsdóttir

Þorgerður K. Gunnarsdóttir
  • Date of Birth: October 4th, 1965
  • Party: Liberal Reform Party

Parliamentary career

  • Member of Althingi for the Reykjanes Constituency 1999-2003 and for the Southwest Constituency 2003-2013 and since 2016.

Party group

Chairman of the Liberal Reform Party since 2017.

Present committees

  • Member of the Foreign Affairs Committee since 2017.
  • Deputy Chairman of the Icelandic delegation to the NATO Parliamentary Assembly since 2018, member since 2017.

Earlier committees

  • Member of the Judicial Affairs and Education Committee 2011-2013.
  • Member of the EU-Iceland joint Parliamentary Committee 2010-2013.
  • Member of the Budget Committee 2010-2011.
  • Member of the Education Committee 2010.
  • Member of the Health Committee 2010.
  • Member of the Foreign Affairs Committee 2009-2010.
  • Member of the Industry Committee 2004.
  • Member of the Transport and Communications Committee 1999-2004.
  • Member of the General Affairs Committee 1999-2003 (Chairman 1999-2003).
  • Member of the Education and Culture Committee 1999-2003.
  • Member of the Credentials Committee 2003-2004.
  • Member of the Althingi Special Committee on Constitutional Affairs 2000-2003 and 2010-2011.
  • Member of the Icelandic delegation to the EFTA and EEA Parliamentary Committees 2009-2013 and 1999-2003 (Chairman 2003).

Ministerial career


  • Minister of Fisheries and Agriculture 2017.
  • Minister of Education, Science and Culture 2003-2009.