The TWANZ Executive is responsible for developing TWANZ and facilitating connections with representatives from the tertiary and health promotion sectors.


Executive Members

Anna Thorpe (Co-Chair)                                        Canterbury DHB

Karen Hicks  (Co-Chair)                                        University of Auckland/Unitec

Dr. Emmanuel Badu Unitec

Catherine Jeffries                                                    Ministry for Pacific Peoples

Jude West                                                               Victoria University of Wellington

Steve Gibling                                                         University of Canterbury

Ririn Syahrain Unitec - Auckland

Ella Shepherd (student rep)                                    University of Auckland


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