Ambassador Tine Mørch Smith took up her appointment as Deputy Permanent Representative of Norway to the United Nations in New York in August 2010.
Prior the New York posting, Smith was based at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Oslo where she worked in The Department for UN, Peace and Humanitarian Assistance. She was initially in charge of the Asia-desk in the Section for Humanitarian Assistance and later became Deputy Director General of the Section for Human Rights and Democracy.
From 1997 to 2000 Smith served at the Norwegian Embassy in Lisbon, Portugal.
Smith holds a Masters Degree in History from the University of Oslo.
Smith was born in 1967. She is married to Jan-Paul Brekke and has three children.