Kā kupu whakamihi me kā mema o te RSLG | Acknowledgements and RSLG members


The Otago RSLG would like to sincerely thank our stakeholders and partners throughout the region. We recognise the extraordinary stressors that you have faced over the last 12 months, making the unfailing generosity and co-investment in our mahi even more valuable. Ngā mihi nui kia koutou katoa.

Otago RSLG membership

Laura Black


Kaihautū — Director of Methodist Mission Southern

Karen Coutts

Iwi co-chair

Independent Director (Ngāi Tahu, Te Aitanga-a-Māhaki)

Ashlea Muston                                                 

Organiser - Public Service Association

Claire Porima                   

Tumuaki/Chair - KUMA Southern Māori Business Network (Ngāti Hikairo)

Daryl Carran

National Secretary - New Zealand Meatworkers Union

Jo Allison

Manahautū - Te Whakaawa/General Manager Corporate Services - Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tahu

Mark Patterson

Farmer Owner/Operator

Mike Collins

Chief Executive Officer - Business South Inc, Otago Chamber & Southern Employers

Nick Lanham

Economic Development Manager - Central Otago District Council Co-Chair - Otago Regional Economic Development Group

Rachel Wesley

Chief Executive – Aukaha (Kāi Tahu, Kāti Māmoe, Waitaha)

Sharon Fifield

Chief Executive - Queenstown Business Chamber of Commerce

Steph Voight

Regional Public Service Commissioner Otago/Southland

Emma Hamilton

Southern Regional Labour Market Manager - Ministry of Social Development (Permanent official)

Ginny Howden

Regional Public Service Director - Otago (Permanent Official)