Sigríður Herdís Pálsdóttir, preschool teacher, works as  the Fjarðabyggð coordinator for welcoming new residents. She moved here from Grundarfjörður, West Iceland, where she worked as a preschool director. Besides her position in Fjarðabyggð as the coordinator for new residents, Sigríður also works as superintendent of the day care centre at Reyðarfjörður Compulsory School. She is married to Höskuldur Reynir Höskuldsson and lives in Eskifjörður with Höskuldur and their two children.