Our People

Trustees:

  • Anna Steele [Treasurer]
  • Ashleigh Areli
  • Glenn McLeary
  • Glenys Courtney-Strachan
  • Ingrid Snyman [Chairperson]
  • Jessica Newman
  • Kate Williamson
  • Lani Eyles
  • Shaun Anastasi
  • Sierra de la Croix

Staff:

  • Mary-Beth Acres  [Director]
  • Tania Heasman [Finance Manager]
  • Tara Prieto [Activities Coordinator]
  • Maggie Covell [Community Liaison and Admin Staff]
  • Maui Riley [Children’s Arts Educator]

For information about vacancies or upcoming internship opportunities please see our Careers Page.

Internship Programme 2019

October 2019 –  Israel Randell [Public Programmes – Internship for Art and Design Students & Graduates]

Internship Programme 2018

May 2018 – Hana Seo  [Arts Administration 1 – Internship for Migrant Jobseekers]

July 2018 –  Glenys Courtney-Strachan [Public Programmes – Internship for Art and Design Students & Graduates]

November 2018 –  Fiona Frew [Public Programmes – Internship for Art and Design Students & Graduates]

We also wish to acknowledge the many volunteers who assist us at all levels in the running of The Arts Village, and have done so since we first opened in 2002.

OUR FUNDERS:

Our huge thanks to the organisations who support our dream of making Rotorua a vibrant, creative community where everyone who wants to participate in the arts, can.