Patience Adjahoe Karlsson was born in Ghana and moved to Iceland in 2003.
In Iceland, she worked with Setberg School in Hafnarjörður, as an overseer in Kopavogsvöllur. She also worked in Coventry, England at Rica Arena sports stadium as a team leader, Care Mark as a caregiver, volunteered at British Hear Foundation as a floor salesperson and at Learnium at sales administrator. She is currently the owner and manageress of Afrozone Ehf, a shop that deals with tropical food, hair and body products.
Education: She finished a BA in International Studies in Education and M.Ed in Teaching and Learning of Foreign Languages from the University of Iceland. International Executive MBA from Reykjavik University.
She was voted in on the board of W.O.M.E.N in Iceland in 2019