Morten Wolden has been Councillor in Trondheim Municipality since 2016. He is the Chief Administrative Director of the municipal organisation and is a proactive in the municipality’s strategies, organisation and leadership in creating new and smart solutions in interaction with users, knowledge communities, business and volunteering.
Prior to his position as Councillor in Trondheim, Morten was Councillor in Orkdal Municipality in 2015. From 2010-2015 he worked as Municipal Director for Culture and Industry in Trondheim.
In 2003-2006 Morten Wolden became Communications Director in Sør-Trøndelag municipality after two years as Organizational Manager at Coop Orkla Møre 2006-2008. And in 2008 he returned back to Sør-Trøndelag county municipality as Director of communication and strategy until 2010.
He began his career in the media industry at Adresseavisen Group in 1980 and became managing director in the local newspaper Verdalingen and Avisa Sør-Trøndelag 1992-2003.