The Vigdís International Centre has three employees:

  • Sofiya Zahova, Director of the Vigdís International Centre,
  • Halldóra Jóhanna Þorláksdóttir, Development and PR Manager,
  • Valgerður Jónasdóttir, Publishing and Events Manager,

The current governing body of the Vigdís International Centre consists of the following members:

  • Ann-Sofie Nielsen Gremaud, Chair, Associate Professor of Danish, appointed by the University of Iceland,,
  • Geir Sigurðsson, Professor of Chinese Studies, appointed by the University of Iceland,
  • Guðrún Kvaran, Professor emerita of Icelandic at the University of Iceland, appointed by the Ministry of Education and Culture,
  • Irmgarda Kasinskaite, a Programme Specialist in the Communication and Information Sector of UNESCO, appointed by the Director-General of UNESCO
  • Sæunn Stefánsdóttir, Director of University of Iceland’s Institute of Research Centres, appointed by the Icelandic UNESCO-committee
  • Þórhallur Eyþórsson, Professor of Linguistics, appointed by the University of Iceland,