MEET THE TEAM
We care deeply about using our diverse skills to create positive change for young women's wellbeing.
Chief Executive | She/her
Born and raised in Te Whanganui-a-Tara, Tash is passionate about using her skillset to make a difference in the lives of young people. She has a background in finance and engagement and has been involved in several Wellington-based not-for-profit organisations at a governance level.
Operations and Inspiration | She/her
Chloe has been part of the shifterhood since it's inception, and has a background in youth work, events and management. Chloe is passionate about using a human-centered approach to build a community that empowers young women to lead, move, grow and inspire themselves and others.
Puawai Lead | She/her
Kata was born in Porirua and grew up in the Wairarapa which she now calls home. She is passionate about physical activity, sport and kapa haka. Kata leads our Puāwai programme. 'Tenei he uri nō Ngati Porou, Te Whānau-ā-Apanui me ngā moutere o Rarotonga, e mihi ake nei.'
Founder | She/her
Fran's purpose in life is to improve the
wellbeing of young women. Shift was inspired to start Shift by her own 'tricky' teenage years and a love of working alongside young people.
Kaimahi Taiohi | She/her
Te Reo Powhiri Matautia
Te Reo Powhiri is a Māori/Samoan wahine toa with a background in sport, specifically Softball. She is passionate about her reo reclammation and wants to make an impact on our rangatahi and support them through their journeys.
Kaimahi Taiohi - Puāwai
Rennie has a background in youth work and enjoys playing sport. Rennie is passionate about creating safe spaces and environments for kōhine to feel a sense of belonging and have a willingness to participate within our communities
FUNDERS & PARTNERS
We are supported by a range of fantastic organisations and people.
If you care about creating a future where all young women flourish and aren't afraid of trying new approaches, get in touch to talk about how we could work together.