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Iris Erlingsdottir

Iris Erlingsdottir, Icelandic journalist, news anchor. Recipient green Card United States Alien of Extraordinary Talent and Ability, 1995; McGraw Hill scholar, 1992. Member American Society Professional Journalists, Icelandic Society Professional Journalists, California Society Oriental Medicine.

Background

  • Erlingsdottir, Iris was born on November 24, 1963 in Reykjavik, Iceland. Came to the United States, 1991. Daughter of Erling Jon and Kolbrun Sigurdsson.

  • Education

    • Associate of Arts in Business Administration, Commercial College Iceland, Reykjalik, 1983. Georgia, University Iceland, Reykjalik, 1987. Master of Arts in Journalism, CSLIN, Northridge, California, 1994.

    Career

    • Editor-in-chief Frodi High Frequency, Reykjavik, 1987-1990. News anchor, journalist Channel 2, since 1991.

    Works

    • Author: (book) The Host's Favorites, 1989. Editor-in-chief: (magazine) The Host, 1982-1990.

    Membership

    Member American Society Professional Journalists, Icelandic Society Professional Journalists, California Society Oriental Medicine.

    Personality

    Interests

    Cooking, writing, reading.

    Connections

    • Married Gunnlaugur Helgason, May 1994 (divorced August 1996). Children: Helgi Steinar.
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    Born November 24, 1963
    (age 53)
    • 1983
      Commercial College Iceland
    • 1987
      University Iceland
    • 1994
      CSLIN
    • 1987 - 1990
      Editor-in-chief Frodi High Frequency
      Reykjavík, Gullbringusysla, Iceland
    • 1991
      news anchor