Master of Arts, Music University Lubeck, Germany, 1996.
Researcher, lecturer Riga Technology University, Latvia, since 2003. Director ZIME Foundation, since 2004.
Vice president Foundation Environmental Education Keep Latvia Tidy, Riga, 2006—2009. Director etwinning national support center Ministry Education & Science, 2005—2005. Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (secretary, past chair 2008-2009).
1 child Johanna.