Chairperson. Founding Director of PACT 1994-2003 and Trustee since 2004. Accountancy, Masters Graduate, Lecturer, Trained Teacher, JP, Broadcaster and now National Director of “Family First New Zealand”.
Has been involved with youth work since 1988 through Heartbeat City Ministries and as a YouthWorker for PACT for 5 years. Steve has a Diploma in Mission specialising in community ministries from Carey Baptist College. Steve has also been heavily involved with Prison Ministries and currently works for the Bible Society of New Zealand.
MNZM (Member of NZ Order of Merit). Christine has been on the Board of Trustees since PACT was formed and has been involved with Girl’s Brigade to a National level for over 25 years. Has been a member of the National Council of Women NZ for the past 20 years. Past National Youth Convenor National Council of Women NZ and in 2003 elected to Advisor for Youth position of the International Council of Women. Past member of the NGO Committee of Ministry of Youth Affairs. Member of the Papatoetoe Methodist Church.
M Sc.LTh Dip Tchg, Maths Teacher, now Pastor of Manukau Wesleyan Fellowship and National Secretary of Wesleyan Methodist Church.
MA, Dip Theol, Dip R Edu. Current Research and Development Administrator for Papatoetoe High School, Former Assistant Principal, Counsellor and Teacher at Papatoetoe High School. A long term supporter of PACT and it’s vision.
LLB, BA Michelle is a lawyer who specialises in family and matrimonial law and considers it a privilege to help her clients through very difficult situations, with the wellbeing of the children paramount. Michelle has previously volunteered at PACT and Church Youth programs. She currently serves on the Administration Board of the Manukau City Baptist Church.
Dorothy (Dot) has recently joined the team. She used to be on staff here at PACT a little while ago as one of out Intermediate Workers, now she is a counselor based in the Manukau area that specialises in Trauma Counseling for abuse victims. She adds huge value to the board, welcome to the team Dot!