Our board

David Belcher – Chairman

Chairman David is the Chairman of our Board. He is a merchant banker and is also Executive Chairman of Clavell Capital Limited, Chairman of Dairy Farms NZ Ltd and Rocpac Ltd, and a Director of Clevedon Hills Estates Ltd.

Judy Matai’a

Judy is the Chief Executive at the Anglican Trust for Women and Children. Prior to this, she worked at the Department of Child, Youth and Family Services and taught in Unitec and the University of Auckland’s undergraduate social work programmes.

Greg Eden

Greg formed his own accountancy practice in 1991, having previously worked for a Big Four practice. He is also a member of the Institute of Directors and the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators.

Nicola Taylor

Nicola is a lawyer by training, with commercial and public policy experience, and a background in local government. She currently chairs the Maxim Institute Board and is a director of Tax Traders. Married to Josh, Nicola is mum to three children, and is focused on building a warm, inclusive and outrageously fun family team.

Sir Ralph Norris KNZM

KNZM Sir Ralph Norris has served as CEO and Managing Director of The Commonwealth Bank of Australia, Air New Zealand Ltd and ASB Bank Ltd. He is a director of Fonterra Ltd, Fonterra Shareholder’s Fund and Origin Energy Ltd, and a member of the Advisory Board of the New Zealand Treasury. Sir Ralph is married to Pam, a former member of Parenting Place’s board. They have three children and five grandchildren.

Larne Edmeades

Larne is the Executive Principal of ACG (Academic Colleges Group) New Zealand Domestic Schools. Prior to this, he was Principal of ACG New Zealand International College and later, Principal of ACG Parnell College. He is married to Rosemary and they are parents to four children.


Mark Powell

Mark is a Professional Director on the board of ASX and NZX listed companies, private companies and a number of Christian not-for-profit organisations. He is also an Adjunct Professor, at Auckland University, Graduate School of Management. Mark is married with two grown up daughters.