Secretariat

Dr.oec., LL.M. Dace Kalsone, Fiscal Council secretary

Dr.oec., LL.M. Dace Kalsone, Fiscal Council secretary

Prior to her appointment as the Fiscal Council secretary, Dace Kalsone worked as the Euro project manager at the Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Latvia. Many years earlier she held the positions of SEPA (single euro payments area) project manager at the Bank of Latvia and payment systems analyst. She has experience in the areas of economics, law, IT, banking and environmental protection.

Dace has a doctorate in economics, bachelor's and master's degree in business administration, as well as bachelor's degree in law from the University of Latvia. At Riga Graduate School of Law she acquired professional and academic master's degrees in International and European law.

Phone: (+371) 6708 3650, e-mail: dace.kalsone@fdp.gov.lv

BSc.oec. Elina Lucka, Fiscal Council economist

BSc.oec. Elina Lucka, Fiscal Council economist

Prior to her current position at the Fiscal Council, Elina Lucka has been working at the Bank of Latvia Cash department. In her everyday work Elina was responsible for cash in circulation analytical reports, co-operation with commercial banks and department record keeping.

Elina holds a bachelor's degree in economics from the University of Latvia Faculty of Finance and commerce.

Phone: (+371) 6708 3653, e-mail: elina.lucka@fdp.gov.lv

Helena Anna Saulite, Fiscal Council fiscal risks expert (half time, till 30 April 2019)

Helena Anna Saulite, Fiscal Council fiscal risks expert (half time, till 30 April 2019)

Helena Anna Saulite is a first year student of International Marketing and Advertising – European Studies Bachelor programme at Riga Stradiņš University. She has been a member of international projects, such as Comenius Go Europe in Germany and Erasmus+ in Poland and Turkey.

Helena has participated in the project EUROSCOLA organized by the European Parliament office in Latvia and represented Latvia in the European Parliament in Strasbourg, as Latvia's ambassador.