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Current Trustees

The Board is made up of six elected Trustees who all come from different backgrounds.  Each Trustee brings experience, knowledge and a different perspective to the decisions of the Trust. What they have in common is a commitment to make sure TECT’s decisions are in the best interests of its Consumers, now and in the future.

Bill Holland

Bill Holland

Role CHAIRPERSON, MNZM, LLB, Notary Public

Bill was elected as a Trustee in July 2012 and was re-elected in July 2016.  He has been Chairperson of TECT since August 2014. Bill was born, raised and educated in Tauranga, has spent all of his working life here and is...

Pete Blackwell

Pete Blackwell

Role TRUSTEE QSM

Pete was elected as Trustee in July 2014 and re-elected in July 2018. Pete retired as a Detective Seargent in the NZ Police in 2014 and lives at the Mount with his wife and son, with 3 elder children having left home. Petes...

Amanda Sutcliffe

Amanda Sutcliffe

Role TRUSTEE

Amanda was elected as a Trustee in August 2016. Amanda is a director of accountancy firm Sutcliffe Graham & Co and a full member of Chartered Accountants Australia New Zealand. She has a number of years’ experience in...

Natalie Bridges

Natalie Bridges

Role TRUSTEE

Natalie was appointed a trustee in August 2016. Natalie is an advocate for Tauranga and the Western Bay’s growth to make it increasingly a place everyone wants to be. “TECT plays a huge role in making this growth...

Mark Arundel

Mark Arundel

Role TRUSTEE, JP

Mark was appointed as Trustee in July 2018.  Mark shares a vision of Healthy Thriving communities where healthy activity and connectedness are fostered for all. He brings nearly  four decades of Community Pharmacy and...

Tina Jennen

Tina Jennen

Role TRUSTEE

Tina was appointed a Trustee in July 2018.  Tina started her leased executive consultancy while completing the MBA at Waikato University.  She has since held a number of executive and governance roles focused on growth...

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