Building Mitey Children, Together
The Sir John Kirwan Foundation’s intent is that Mitey will help address the rising rates of depression and anxiety in our children and ultimately turn our mental health and suicide statistics around. And that’s exciting.
Tim Corbett has a diverse background in the commercial, health and social impact sectors. With over 25 years’ experience in creating change at a national and community level, Tim is driven to bring together the strength of whanau and community led change with the skills and resources of the commercial sector to create transformational change and intergenerational impact. Ko a taatau tamariki te mea kei te heke mai.
Head of Growth
Nikki has a finely honed skill set gained from her career as a lawyer and her position for six years on the Board of Trustees of an Auckland primary school. Her passion for wellbeing and youth drives her ambition to grow and nurture a school wide approach to mental health education in New Zealand.
With more than 20 years experience in New Zealand primary school education, Jane is skilled in mentoring teachers and modelling best practice. A firm believer that happy kids learn, she has a strong desire to develop knowledge and skills in young people to help them navigate a complex and ever changing world.