Mayor Tromsø Kommune
Kristin Røymo is the mayor of the City of Tromsø, the capital of Troms County. Røymo represents the Labour Party. She was elected to the city board for the first time in 1999 and has in recent years served as group leader of the Labour Party in the city board. Røymo has also worked as a political adviser in Norway’s Foreign Ministry.
Røymo holds an MA in Peace and Conflict Transformation from the University of Tromsø. She currently is on leave of absence from the Norwegian Labour and Welfare Administration while serving as a full-time politician.