Hrund Hafsteinsdóttir has requested to be excused from the Board of Directors of the Housing Financing Fund (HFF). The Minister of Social Affairs and Housing has appointed Rósa Guðbjartsdóttir to replace Hrund as the vice-chairman of the Fund‘s Board.
Rósa Guðbjartsdóttir completed her university entrance exam from Flensborgarskóli and received a BA degree in political sciences from Reykjavík University. She was employed as a news anchor at the TV station Stöð 2 and on the radio station Bylgjan 1990–1999. She was the managing director of the Icelandic Childhood Cancer Parent Organisation 2001–2006. As of 2006, Rósa has been a member of the Town and Municipal Council of Hafnarfjörður. She has been editor of BF-útgáfa (publisher) since 2009. Rósa served as an alternate Member of Parliament 2007–2013 and as a member of the Alþingi from 1 October 2008 to 31 December 2008.
Rósa has been the chairman of the Icelandic Childhood Cancer Parent Organisation since 2009 and a member of the Advisory Board to the Icelandic Children’s Welfare Fund since 2001.