Meet the team

Our team make things happen, we are passionate, compassionate and like to laminate

Our team is here to support you and your whānau

Board of Trustees

Greg Fordyce
Chairman
Neville Cook
Terry King
Bruce Pagan

Management

Tracey Wright-Tawha
Chief Executive
Melanie Reed
General Manager
Blondie Ngamoki
Manager/Practitioner - Mahana
David Ihimaera
Regional Manager
Manukura ā-rohe
Joanne White
Finance & Social Enterprises Manager
Maria Colligan-Haggart
He Puna Waiora Wellness Centre Practice Manager
Kerstin Kummerer
Community Services Manager
Whanau Ora, BFC+, Supported Accommodation, Pataka Oranga, Transition Service
Karina Davis-Marsden
Korari Maori Public Health Team Manager
Nicci Fowler
Communications, Media & Marketing, SOAR & Tauira Tautoko Student Support Centre Manager
Teina Wilmshurst
Stop Smoking Service Manager
Greg Houkamau
NKMP Programmes Manager

Administration

Nikhita MacGregor
Administration Level 2
Rubyjane Davis-Casey
Administration Level 2
Dione Ormsby
Executive Assistant

Supported Accommodation

Kerstin Kummerer
Community Services Manager
Whanau Ora, BFC+, Supported Accommodation, Pataka Oranga, Transition Service
Roderick MacKenzie
Supported Accommodation Night Supervisor
Rachel Tangiwai
Supported Accommodation Day/Night Supervisor
Diane Jerry
Transition Kaimahi

Mahana - Southern Maori Mental Health & Addiction Service

David Ihimaera
Regional Manager
Manukura ā-rohe
Blondie Ngamoki
Manager/Practitioner - Mahana
Joe Clarke
Cultural Advisor
Tira Ririnui
Addictions Counsellor
Arianna Andrews
Addictions Counsellor
Elton Hakopa
Addictions Counsellor
​Sandra Stiles
Administrator
Ricky Ngamoki
Manukura
Alana Clarke
Administration
Elizabeth Murphy
Addictions Counsellor

Addiction Services: Gambling Harm Support

Diane Mowat
Counsellor - Prevention and Minimization Gambling Harm

Te Waka Tuhono

Joe Clarke
Cultural Advisor
Janette Clarke
Te Waka Tuhono Manukura
Greg Houkamau
Te Waka Tuhono Manukura

Southern Stop Smoking Service

Teina Wilmshurst
Stop Smoking Service Manager
Alison Milne
​Central Otago
Sandra Chalmers
Invercargill/Western Southland
Michelle Ryland
Jade Fraser
Andrew Marbrow

He Puna Waiora Wellness Centre

Maria Colligan-Haggart
He Puna Waiora Wellness Centre Practice Manager
​Dr Martin Tooke
Julie Smith
Nurse Practitioner
Monica
Nurse
Isobel King
Nurse
Ronnie Corbin
Nurse
Kasey Hope
Nurse
Terry Son
He Puna Waiora Wellness Pharmacy
Lee Anne Pasco
Administrative Claims Manager
Sheena Khan
Administration
Rivah Kaio
Administration
Nama Sekone-Fraser
Administration
Joan Browning
Administration
Peter Baker
Rongoa
Bobi-Rose Leatherby
Rongoa
Maria Tipuna-Shore
Health Improvement Practitioner
Annaleah Ah Kuoi
Health Coach/Community Support Kaimahi
Joanne Te Tai
Health Coach/Community Support Kaimahi
Kelsie Kahukura
Health Care Assistant
Bailey Ives
Resource Worker

Kōrari Māori Public Health

Karina Davis-Marsden
Korari Maori Public Health Team Manager
Raniera Dallas
Kōrari Māori Public Health Kaimahi
Nadine Young
Kōrari Māori Public Health Kaimahi

Maori Cancer Kaiarahi Service

Barbara Metzger
Maori Cancer Kaiarahi Service Co-ordinator
Jo Cullen
Maori Cancer Kaiarahi Service Assistant

Whanau Ora Services

Kerstin Kummerer
Community Services Manager
Whanau Ora, BFC+, Supported Accommodation, Pataka Oranga, Transition Service
Sarah Wilson
Whanau Ora Navigator
Kim Diack
Whanau Ora Navigator

Oranga Tamariki

Davina Jones
Kaiarahi Whanau Tautoko Practitioner
Rata Hopa
Ka Awatea Integrated Practitioner
Diane Jerry
Transition Kaimahi

Disability Services: S.O.A.R.

Nicci Fowler
Communications, Media & Marketing, SOAR & Tauira Tautoko Student Support Centre Manager
Jack Lovett-Hurst
SOAR Co-ordinator
William Todd
SOAR Co-ordinator

Building Financial Capability Plus

Kerstin Kummerer
Community Services Manager
Whanau Ora, BFC+, Supported Accommodation, Pataka Oranga, Transition Service

Te Whare Hāpai Tangata Reintegration Service

Greg Houkamau
Te Whare Hāpai Tangata Kaimahi
Shaun Taane
Te Whare Hāpai Tangata Kaiarahi Kaimahi

Restorative Justice

Jessica Smith
Specialist Facilitation Service - Restorative Justice and Te Pae Oranga
Taylor Hill
Specialist Facilitation Service - Restorative Justice and Te Pae Oranga
Ramari Paul
Specialist Facilitation Service - Restorative Justice and Te Pae Oranga

Te Pae Oranga: Iwi Community Panels

Taylor Hill
Specialist Facilitation Service - Restorative Justice and Te Pae Oranga
Jessica Smith
Specialist Facilitation Service - Restorative Justice and Te Pae Oranga
Ramari Paul
Specialist Facilitation Service - Restorative Justice and Te Pae Oranga

Tauira Tautoko Student Support

Nicci Fowler
Communications, Media & Marketing, SOAR & Tauira Tautoko Student Support Centre Manager
Les Russell
Tauira Tautoko Student Support Centre Kaimahi

Toi Toi Shop

Joanne White
Finance & Social Enterprises Manager
Raeana Davis
Toi Toi Maori Art & Gift Shop Manager