Committee Member Tenures

All committee members from past to present.


Te Mana Whakahaere (Council)


Bryan Hemi

Term one: 29 July 2015 - 28 July 2019

Term two: 29 July 2019 - 28 July 2021

Deputy Chair appointment: 27 July 2016 - 26 July 2019

Chair appointment: 31 July 2019 - 30 July 2021


Vanessa Eparaima

Term one: 29 July 2015 - 28 July 2019

Term two: 9 July 2019 - 28 July 2021

Chair appointment: 27 July 2016 - 26 July 2019

Deputy Chair appointment: 31 July 2019 - 30 July 2021


Robert Gabel

Term one: 29 July 2015 - 28 July 2019

Term two: 29 July 2019 - 28 July 2021


Steve Ruru

15 Dec 2016 - 31 January 2021


Jon Stokes

15 Dec 2016 - 31 January 2021


Bella Takiari-Brame

20 May 2019 - 30 Apr 2023


Te Rautiaki Mātauranga (Academic Board)


Te Taiurungi – Te Ururoa Flavell (chair)

From September 2018


Nepia Winiata

30 May 2018 - July 2020


Dr Shireen Maged

29 Aug 2018 - 28 August 2021


Lindsay Baxter

29 Aug 2018 - 28 August 2021


Janet Calder

29 Aug 2018 - 28 August 2021


Hinerangi Ngatai

29 Aug 2018 - 28 August 2021


Dr Hohepa Tamehana

16 Dec 2015 - 15 Dec 2017 and remained until reappointment

30 May 2018 - July 2020


Ben Ngaia

26 Feb 2019 - 25 Feb 2022


Hone Paul

31 July 2019 - 30 July 2022


Andrew Baynes

25 July 2017 - 29 May 2018

30 May 2018 - July 2020


Bella Takiari-Brame

Te Mana Whakahaere member


Dr Ainsleigh Cribb-Su’a

27 Oct 2015 - 29 May 2018

30 May 2018 - July 2020


Dr Melinda Webber

20 May 2020 – 22 May 2024


Kieran Hewitson

20 May 2020 – 22 May 2024


Te Arai Tūpono (Audit & Risk Committee)


Robert Gabel

Te Mana Whakahaere member


Steve Ruru (Chair)

Te Mana Whakahaere member


Claudia Vidal

1 Sept 2017 - 31 Aug 2020


Colin Magee

1 Apr 2019 - 31 Mar 2022


Jaydene Kana

1 Apr 2019 - 31 Mar 2022

Contact Council

Email Sarah-Jane Morkel – council secretary – at sarah-jane.morkel@twoa.ac.nz

Phone 0800 355 553 from Monday to Friday, 8am to 6pm

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