AvON's Leadership

Leadership of the network is provided by our Strategic Steering Group (SSG) – the ‘guardians of the vision’.
 
Members of the SSG are required to demonstrate capacity, commitment, and specialist or strategic expertise.  Membership of the SSG is by application and is subject to a 3 month provisional period.  
 
Members of the SSG are also members of Avon-Ōtākaro Incorporated a legal entity established to act as fund-holder to support the vision of Avon-Ōtākaro Network.
 
We contract the services of several part-time contractors to support us in progressing our key initiatives.  Contractors are monitored by the SSG but are accountable to Avon-Ōtākaro Incoprorated.
 
Our current leadership includes:
 
 
 
Hayley Guglietta
 
Spokesperson of Avon-Ōtākaro Network 
Member of SSG 
Contractor – AvON Vision Strategic Development & Advocacy
 
Dallas Matoe
 
Member of SSG
Executive Member of Avon-Ōtākaro Incorporated - Chairperson
 
Sarah Butterfield
 
Member of SSG 
Executive Member of Avon-Ōtākaro Incorporated - Treasurer/Secretary
 
 
 
Shane Orchard 
 
Member of SSG 
Executive Member of Avon-Ōtākaro Incorporated
Contractor - Ecological Restoration Options Study
 
Sophie Allen
 
Member of SSG 
Executive Member of Avon-Ōtākaro Incorporated
Contractor - Transitional River Trail Project

 

Peter Beck 
 
Member of SSG
Executive Member of Avon-Ōtākaro Incorporated
 
Patrick Boland
Member of SSG
Executive Member of Avon-Ōtākaro Incorporated
 
Sian Carvell
 
Contractor - MKE Learning Experiences Outside the Classroom (LEOTC) & Young Peoples Engagement
 
Emma Woods
 
Contractor - MKE Learning Experiences Outside the Classroom (LEOTC) & Young Peoples Engagement
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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The restored Bexley wetlands are already rich in native wildlife and a great recreational asset. Photo by Mark Esslemont.