Dace Kalsone has worked as the Euro project manager at the Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Latvia, and more years earlier – the SEPA (single euro payments area) project manager at the Bank of Latvia and payment systems analyst. Experience gathered in economics, law, IT, banking and environmental protection.
Dace has a scientific degree of doctor 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 degree in International and European law.
From 12 September 2014 till 31 May 2019 she was the Fiscal Council secretary.