Ólöf Hugrún Valdimarsdóttir works as project manager and department co-ordinator for the Department of Arts Education. She has been a part of the IUA since 2016. Ólöf graduated from Bifröst University with a MLM degree in Leadership and Management. Additionally Ólöf is a trained actress and drama teacher; she gratuated with a B.A. (Hons) degree at The Arts University Bournemouth in UK and a diploma in Arts Education from the DoAE.