OUR STAFF

 

Neda Espie

Neda has been the Director since the beginning of 2016. She is a South Auckland girl through and through. It is a privilege to be able to serve young people and families in her community. 

Glenn Tabor

Glenn is our Senior Community Worker which means he predominantly works with families and individuals. He oversees our financial mentoring and budgeting services, as well as our parenting / family services. He is and has been a consistent and stabilising factor for many families and people over the years.

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Phil Elia

Phil is our gentle giant.  He is involved in our High School ministries and does an awesome job.  He is married to Jasper and they have two little girls, Janice and Ahavah.  Phil sees a lot of himself in the youth he works with and sees it as a privilege to support them and be a part of their lives.

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Kelli Bennett

Kelli has been on staff since 2018. She is involved in our high school mentoring services and oversees our school leavers support programme. She is passionate about helping young adults do life well and giving them the support they need to do that.

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Meg Lloyd

Meg is involved in our after school mentoring for girls and mentoring services for primary aged youth. She has a huge heart for young people and wants to be the kind of person she needed when she was younger.

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Sean Redfearn

Sean has grown up in and around PACT circles. As a young person he attended some programmes, as a teenager he volunteered and now he is on staff. He is part of our primary aged mentoring and some of our primary aged out of school services.

Jasmine Holmes

Jasmine is new to the team as of 2020. She is working with some primary aged youth and looking to pilot some music mentoring programmes in 2021. She is a talented musician and singer and we look forward to being able to use her gifts in a way to input positively into young people's lives.

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David Palamo

David is new to the team in 2021. He is excited to be working with our high school students. He has a strong passion for working with youth and is looking forward to building a culture where young people will strive to excel in all areas of their life.

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Ivory Tapara

Ivory is currently studying to be a teacher. She is all about bringing out the best in our young people. She looks after our facilities and keeps everything in order at PACT.

The Board of Trustees

Bob McCoskrie - Chairperson
Keith Denne
Allan Oliver
Christine Knock
Michelle Peilua
Dorothy Grant
Steve McRobie