Our People

ChangeMakers Refugee Forum Board

80% of our Board is governed by people from refugee backgrounds who represent the interests of all refugee-background communities. 

Current Board members are:

Ibrahim Omer, Chair Ali Mazraeh
Pakeeza Rasheed Maureen Zaya
Adam Awad Andrea Goble
Nureddin Abdurahman

Our team

Staff & interns are based in Wellington. Our office is located on Level 1, 203-209 Willis Street.

Rochelle Stewart-Allen, Interim General Manager Lucy Anderson, Social Worker
Naomi Tocher, Community Development Worker (Women) Abbekah Arulandu, Social Worker Intern
Gerry Westhuis, Finance Officer Stephen Jarvis, Fundraising Coordinator
Ellie Clayton, Office Coordinator