Class of 2005
Project Manager, Contract
Skills offered: Capacity building; strategy; general management; project management; communications; marketing.
Managing Director, Digital Arts Network
Skills offered: Online marketing and communication strategy; technology strategy, design consulting.
Current community involvement: Chair of Wanganui School of Design Advisory Board.
Director, FMC Change
Skills offered: Communications and media advice.
Chief Executive, Capital and Coast District Health Board
Skills offered: Public policy; financial; private sector.
Current community involvement: Rotary.
Gia Nghi Phung
Administrator & Mum, Truesight Ltd
Skills offered: Grants applications.
Current community engagement: FRENZ (French English Bilingual Education), Richmond Road Primary School.
Chartered Accountant and Management Consultant, Glenn Hawkins & Associates
Skills offered: Financial management; governance; system reviews.
Current community involvement: Director of Ngati Whakaua Tribal Lands – Iwi Authority; director of Eastside Training – PTE for at-risk youth; advisor to a range of Maori organisations including Hapu, Marae, Kura, Kohanga and community groups.
Trustee, NorthPower Electric Power Trust
Skills offered: Facilitation; strategic planning; business coaching; financial advice and governance.
Current community involvement: Board member, Northland Inc; Board member, NorthPower Electric Power Trust; Board member, NorthHaven Hospice Endowment Trust; Board member, Optometrists and Dispensing Options Board; Board member, Matakohe Island Endowment Trust; Board member, NorthAble (Disability Services).
Bishop, Anglican Diocese of Auckland
Skills offered: Community/group building; thinking; celebrating.
Current community involvement: Restorative Justice facilitator/mediator.
Skills offered: Maori engagement support; Maori community development; strategic advice to Maori communities.
Manager Event Production, Auckland Tourism Event & Economic Development
Skills offered: People & teams leadership; major events, arts & recreationmanagement; project & contract management.
Current community involvement: Church youth leader; Board member, Auckland Basketball Services Ltd.
Strategic Broker, Auckland Council
Skills offered: Strategic planning; organisational and service development; change management; mentoring and supervision; project/event management; fundraising and promotions; funding and contracting.
Current community involvement: Mentor, Arts Access Aotearoa.
Corporate Affairs, 2 Degrees
Skills offered: Communications strategy development; media relations; government relations and marketing.
Head of Services, NZ and Pacific Islands, Alcatel Lucent New Zealand
Skills offered: Facilitation to determine vision, mission, strategy and values; programme and project management; assistance with technology introduction; dealing with organisational change.
Current community involvement: Youth development; charitable board/trust.
Business Coach / Advisor
Skills offered: Business coaching; support and mentoring, particularly in the technology space; sales and marketing; business strategy.
Current community involvement: Rotary.
Location: United Kingdom
Finance Director Headquarters, New Zealand Defence Force
Skills offered: Financial advice; leadership mentoring.
Current community involvement: Sports coaching; church group involvement.
Head of Business Customer Service Delivery, Accident Compensation Corporation
Skills offered: General management; project management; communication management; negotiation.
Senior Local Board Advisor, Auckland Council
Skills offered: Project management; governance; facilitation; community vision development; council annual plan and resource consent process advice; landscape planning and design; strategic planning; research in environmental and local government law.
Current community engagement: Member, Resource Management Law Association; Member, New Zealand Institute of Landscape Architects; Member, Ryder-Cheshire Foundation; The Creative Hub.
Location: Auckland and Northland
Managing Director, Matariki
Skills offered: Televison; arts; entertainement; Maori protocols; broadcasting; management.
Current community engagement: Surf lifesaving coach; Project manager, Auckland Iwi Carvers.
Executive Director, Porter Novelli
Skills offered: Public relations including overall reputation management, issues management, brand and marketing.
Current community involvement: Board member, National Heart Foundation of New Zealand.
General Manager NZ, BizDojo
Skills offered: Strategic planning; general management; marketing and communications; branding; event management and leverage; stakeholder engagement.
General Manager, Smartfoods
Current community involvement: Founder of Springboard, a group dedicated to increasing young directors’ participation around the board table.