Ngā Ruahine, Te Atiawa and Te Arawa

Bev was raised and schooled in Okaiawa, Normanby, and Hawera.  She is a registered nurse and has extensive background in nursing, organisational and business management and quality system audits. She is a graduate of Massey University with an Arts Degree, Postgrad Diploma in Health Service Management and a Masters in Management. Bev is self-employed and currently practicing as a clinician in an ACC setting.  Her governance experience includes agri-business, not for profit community organisations and she is the Chair of Te Korowai O Ngaruahine Trust.   Bev has been a member of the New Zealand Institute of Directors since 2006.