The Skylight team is made up of a Board of Trustees, Patrons, and Skylight staff.
Skylight's services and activities are guided by a committed and experienced Board of Trustees. We are also honoured to have New Zealanders known for their compassion and understanding of others, as Patrons.
Jim Donovan (Chair) - Professional Director & Chairman of Isambard
David Clarke - Legal Consultant
Dr. Sarah Roberts - Clinical Psychologist/Neuropsychologist
Bruce McGregor - CEO, L&M Energy
Nikki Franklin - GM, Member Services, Institute of Directors
Dr Nicole M. Coupe - CEO Kirikiriroa Family Services Trust
Marcus Porter - Executive Advisor and Governance Professional
Our staff members have many different backgrounds, qualifications and life experiences, to form a strong team. We are committed, hard working and passionate about our work.
Chief Executive - Heather Henare
Heather was appointed as Chief Executive in February 2015. Heather is a qualified Senior Social Worker and has held positions at Child Youth and Family as a Senior Practice Consultant and Senior Advisory Officer. In her last role, Heather led Women's Refuge for over 10 years.
|Director of Operations||Lesley Brown|
|Financial Administrator||Gail Marwick|
|Clinical Lead||Suzana Sagadin|
|Counselling Coordinator||Vonnie Marshall|
|Programme Coordinator - Ministry of Justice||Jess Rowe|
|Programme Coordinator - Ministry of Health||To be appointed|
|Office Manager||Anne Bristol|
|Contracts Administrator||Nisha Minu|
|Resource Centre Coordinator||Sarah Richards|