Aiva Rozenberga has been confirmed for the post of director of the Latvian Institute by government on January 12. She will begin work on March 1.
Aiva Rozenberga currently is the spokeswoman of Latvia's outgoing Prime Minister Laimdota Straujuma. From 1998 to 2007, Rozenberga worked as President Vaira Vīķe-Freiberga's press secretary and the head of the presidential press service. In 2008, she took a position on the project of Rīga as the European Capital of Culture and headed the “Riga 2014” Foundation. During her career, Rozenberga has held a position of the press secretary of the Latvian Song and Dance Celebration and an adviser for the workgroup on the celebrations of Latvia’s 90th anniversary. She has also worked as a journalist at “Latvijas Radio” and as its special reporter in Estonia.

In 2007, she studied at the ZEIT-Stiftung Bucerius Summer School on Global Governance for young leaders. Aiva Rozenberga holds a Master of Arts degree in Humanities from the University of Latvia.