Board of Trustees
Work: Team Leader at Contact Energy
Affiliation: two children previously studied at the College.
Length of Service: 25 years, having been re-elected in 2022 for a further three years.
Portfolio: Presiding Member, and member of Finance, Property and International committees, Chair of the Disciplinary Committee
Work: Financial Reporting Manager at SCOTT
Affiliation: Began in 2005 when the eldest of my three children joined the College. My youngest child has now left.
Length of Service: Elected in 2016 for three years and re-elected in 2019. Was previously elected in 2013 but resigned after 18 months for independent reasons.
Portfolio: Parent representative and Chair of the Finance committee.
Work: Principal, Kaikorai Valley College
Affiliation: Principal of KVC, Ex-pupil of the school
Length of Service: 13 years principal at KVC, 40 years teaching
Portfolio: CEO, responsible for the management of the school
Work: Warden, University of Otago Flats (Uniflats). Along with my team, we look after an international cohort of 750 residents, across 180 individual flats located in North Dunedin.
I have extensive operational (property management, maintenance and annual planning), and pastoral care (student selection, wellbeing, crisis management, fun!) experience.
Affiliation: one son, studying in Year 11
Length of Service: Elected in 2022
Portfolio: Chair of the Property Committee
Work: Senior Analyst - Treaty Partnerships at Ministry for the Environment
Affiliation: One child at KVC
Service: Elected in 2022
Work: Resource Teacher of the Deaf
Affiliation: I have been associated with KVC for 7 years. My son is currently in Year 11 and has been here since year 7. My daughter was previously enrolled in the Brathwaite Centre leaving in 2019. She joined the Brathwaite Centre in 2015
Service: Board member since September 2022
Portfolio: Parent Rep, Chair Special Needs Committee
Work: Software Engineer, Starboard Maritime Intelligence
Affiliation: One child at KVC currently and another finished in 2021
Service: Board member since March 2022, previously water polo coach
Portfolio: Parent rep, International Committee Chair
Work: Teacher at Kaikorai Valley College.
Affiliation: Staff representative.
Length of Service: 2 years.
Portfolio: Staff Representative.
Name: Liza Piatova
Work: Student at Kaikorai Valley College.
Length of Service: Elected in 2022, first year as student representative.
Portfolio: Student Representative.