Board of Trustees

Board of Trustees 2017

Board of Trustees

From the left: Ruth Harrison, Gail Arthur, Wendy Ellis, Michelle Bennett, Jeanette Aitken, Mark Rodgers, Rick Geerlofs (Behind), Duane Donovan, Sefton Vuli, Meko Ng

Work: Team Leader at Contact Energy

Affiliation: two children previously studied at the College.

Length of Service: 19 years, having been re-elected in 2016 for a further three years.

Portfolio: Board Chair, Chair of the Discipline committee and member of Finance, Property and International committees

Work: Principal, Kaikorai Valley College

Affiliation: Principal of KVC, Ex-pupil of the school

Length of Service: 5 years principal at KVC, 32 years teaching

Portfolio: CEO, responsible for the management of the school, Director of International Programme 

Work: Retired.

Affiliation: My grandson.

Length of Service: Six years, have been re-elected in 2016 for a further three years.

Portfolio: Parent representative, Chair of the Special Needs committee and    member of the International committee.

 

Work: Administration Team Leader with IT Services division, University of Otago.

Affiliation: One daughter studying at the College.

Length of Service: Three years, having been re-elected in 2016 for a further three years.

Portfolio: Parent representative and Chair of the Health and Safety committee.

Work: Otago Youth Wellness Trust.

Affiliation: Three children graduated from KVC. One as a current student and one to come.

Length of Service: Three years, having been re-elected in 2016 for a further three years.

Portfolio: Parent representative, Chair of the International Student committee and member of the Fundraising committee.

Work: Receptionist McAuley Ward at Mercy Hospital.

Affiliation: Two children studying at the College.

Length of Service: Newly elected - approx. 6 months.

Portfolio: Parent representative and Chair of the Fundraising committee.

Work: Operations Manager for Sport Otago.

Affiliation: Two boys at the College.

Length of Service: New to this Board in 2016.

Portfolio: Parent representative and Chair of the Property committee.

Work: Director - PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), Dunedin.

Affiliation: Began in 2005 when the eldest of my three children joined the College. My youngest child is now in year 13.

Length of Service: Elected in 2016 for three years. Was previously elected in 2013 but resigned after 18 months for independent reasons.

Portfolio: Parent representative and Chair of the Finance committee.

Name: Ng Ying Chi Meko.

Work: Student at Kaikorai Valley College.

Length of Service: Elected in 2016, first year as student representative.

Portfolio: Student representative.

Work: Teacher at Kaikorai Valley College.

Affiliation: Staff representative.

Length of Service: 3 years. Portfolio: Staff representative.