New Zealanders from refugee backgrounds participating fully in New Zealand life
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||Liliana Rodriguez|
|Adam Awad||Maureen Zaya|
|Nureddin Abdurahman||Richard Bowles|
|Veena Patel||Sendirella George|
Staff & interns are based in Wellington. Our office is located on Level 4, 39 Webb Street.
|Lexy Seedhouse, General Manager||Naomi Tocher, Turning the Curve Coordinator|
|Batool Arif, Office Coordinator||Mylène Baland, Turning the Curve Coordinator|
|Lucy Anderson, Social Worker||Kate Twyford, Open Road Driver Training Coordinator|
Our Board is governed by people from refugee backgrounds who represent the interests of former refugees generally rather then their communities specifically. We also have 20% representation from other communities.