Here you can find out about the operations team of Te Rūnanga o Ngāti Rārua.
Te Rūnanga o Ngāti Rārua activity is managed by an operations team located in our Blenheim office, Tokomaru House.
Chief Executive Officer
Michelle Lavender, Office Manager
Michelle is the Office Manager with the mostest. A hub of knowledge, Michelle puts her handy skills to most aspects of the operations at the Rūnanga. Along with providing support to the Rūnanga Board, Michelle is a specialist in compliance and providing professional development to staff in areas of biculturalism and Te Tiriti o Waitangi. She is also experienced in use of accounting and retail management software and has a background in technical software working with developers a great set of skills to support the technological needs of the Rūnanga.