Hon. Sudraba is a Member of the Latvian Parliament. She is currently leader of the “For Latvia from the Heart” Party, which she founded in 2014. Previous positions within the Parliament include the role of Deputy State Secretary, which she held from 1994 to 2003. From 2004 to 2013, Hon. Sudraba was Auditor General. An economist by profession, she graduated from the University of Latvia in 1988 with a degree in economic planning. Her priority areas of interest include national development, public administration and good governance.