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
Adam Awad   Maureen Zaya
Nureddin Abdurahman Guled Mire
Veena Patel Richard Bowles

Our team

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

Lexy Seedhouse, General Manager Lucy Anderson, Social Worker
Naomi Tocher, Turning the Curve coordinator Mylène Baland, Programme Coordinator
Kate Twyford, Open Road Driver Training Coordinator Ellie Clayton, Office Coordinator  
Leidy Mosquera, Intern Stephen Jarvis, Funding Coordinator