Additional Roles within our Kāhui Ako

Advisory and Governance

Oversee the core values and strategic direction of the Kāhui Ako


  • A group of members who support the Kāhui Ako Leader in decision making: Ken Ward, Andrew King, Fiona Hawes, Robert Mangan, Rochelle Jensen, Richard Inder, Ngareta Timutimu, Toni Ririnui


  • A representative from all schools (usually the Principal), Early Childhood Education, Iwi, Special Education, RTLB, BOT, Across School Teacher, MOE

Chairperson: Richard Inder

Professional Learning

Poutama Pounamu (Margaret Egan)

Culturally Responsive and Relational Pedagogy

  • Supporting staff in schools to up-skill in CR & RP

Administration Role

Sabrina Jackson

Support the Kāhui Ako Leader

  • Administation
  • Communication
  • Organisation of information
  • Collation of information and data


Irene - Tauranga Boys College

Oversees Kāhui Ako operational budget (5 hours per week)