Bjork Gudmundsdottir

Bjork, has a Bachelor in Landscape Architecture from State University of New York, College Environmental Science and Forestry in Syracuse, New York, and MSc in Urban Design from Heriot-Watt University, Edinburg. She is currently working at Landsvirkjun in the Environmental Department and is a certified Landscape Architect in Iceland.

She has over 20 years of experience embracing a wide range of projects including strategies, design, environmental mitigations, landscape and visual assessment and planning.

As a Project Manager for Planning & Landscaping, she offers insight into renewable energy industry in Iceland, in unique geological and sublime landscape.

Focus of current work is on visual impacts, integrating built form and landscape. Bjork collaborates with stakeholders and public administration to formulate planning and design proposals that balance sustainability. environmental, social and economical factors.