About the Tahunanui Community Centre
A vibrant community hub that assists Tahunanui to thrive.
Connecting local people, supporting life-long learning, and being a catalyst for positive locally-led action and change.
Introducing the Tahunanui Community Centre Team
Judy brings all the different characteristics of her staff together to create a dynamic team with a wealth of skill, knowledge and personality. This translates to a community centre that is welcoming, open and with something on offer for everyone.
Katie joined the Tahunanui Community Centre in early 2016. She has a diverse community services background, and is passionate about creating forums to empower individuals and communities to realise their potential.
Jen joined the Tahunanui Community Centre in early 2018. She has a diverse background in coaching, community and government, and is passionate about connecting and empowering people and communities to grow their skillsets.
Cushla is found at our front desk. She does our day to day admin and is there to meet you with her friendly smile. Cushla also runs our Garden Group, S.A.S.S and Art Group.
Louise is well known for her bubbly personality, not only here at TCC but also out in the community at school and sports with her children.
Head Preschool Teacher
Liz is completely passionate about Early Childhood Education and believes in providing children with a calm, nurturing environment where they feel confident and competent to learn, grow and take risks.
Nicolle has a real passion to care for and teach children so that they can grow with confidence, in a happy and settled environment, gearing them up for a great start.
Governance Board Members
The Governance Board is a committed group of current and former preschool and playgroup parents and community-based programme people. They enjoy contributing to the Centre’s future direction and success, as it is a fantastic resource that they have all benefited from over the years. As Chairperson Fiona says, "We’re lucky to have a great bunch of staff who give their all to the Tahunanui community and we’re excited to see new programmes growing and evolving all the time. Give us a call at (03) 548 6036 pop in to the Centre if you’re keen to find out more about joining the team."
Our Board Members:
Fiona Thomas, Chairperson
Jane Knight, Vice Chairperson
Kate Shaw, Secretary
Lila Osnabrugge, Treasurer
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The Tahunanui Community Centre is a registered charity number CC36240