This position will replace the current trustee Norm Barker who is retiring.
The Manaaki Kaimai Mamaku Trust Board is a co-governed body consisting of six Māori trustees and five community trustees and is led by co-chairs, one of whom is also a Māori trustee and the other a community trustee.
The vision of Manaaki Kaimai Mamaku Trust is to restore the mauri of the Kaimai Mamaku - to reverse the decline of forest health and improve the resilience of the Kaimai Mamaku ngahere and its catchments through the Kaimai Mamaku Restoration Project.
The ideal candidate would reside and represent the Waikato and Waihou catchment and possess the following qualities:
A passion for the vision and mission of Manaaki Kaimai Mamaku Trust.
A strong understanding of Te Tiriti o Waitangi and a commitment to co-governance.
Not for profit governance experience.
Connections with local and regional government and communities.
A team player with leadership skills.
Applications closed on 27 October 2023.