The Team

Melissa Wilson – Chair

Melissa has worked across government and not-for-profit sectors managing multi-agency projects and bringing together individuals and organisations from a variety of interest groups. She started her working days as a speech language therapist in hospital settings, moving into project management and communication and external relation roles. She has managed multiple high profile public awareness campaigns and has provided business development expertise in a start-up environment. She is currently managing the National Child Cancer Network on behalf of the Ministry of Health. Melissa lives with her husband and four children in Auckland and has a passion for grassroots initiatives that empower and support family units in their many guises.

Pip Cameron – Treasurer

Pip brings to Littlemore over 14 years experience in the energy, manufacturing and service sectors for PwC New Zealand. Pip specialises in providing assurance services in both the public and private sectors including significant listed companies, energy companies, and large and mid-sized privately owned businesses. She lives in Auckland, and is a proud mother of one.

Kate Muirhead – Secretary

Kate is a solicitor specialising in commercial litigation and dispute resolution at Meredith Connell in Auckland. She is enthusiastic about seeing Littlemore develop and grow. Kate is also a member of the Auckland Women Lawyers' Association Executive Committee.

Natalie Vincent – Trustee & Branch Co-ordinator

Natalie has a number of years experience in the not-for-profit sector in programme development and management roles. She has a background in early childhood education and has worked in this field both in New Zealand and overseas. Natalie is currently the SKYCITY Community Trust Manager and is also engaged in further study in Educational Psychology. Natalie has a passion for community development and supporting vulnerable families to reach their goals. She is a mother of two adult children and proudly part of a family dedicated to community well-being.

Alyssa Scarlet – Volunteer Co-ordinator

Alyssa began volunteering with Littlemore on Saturdays as she loved the idea of mum's sharing baby essentials with each other. With experience in training and events management, financial administration and operations she is excited about supporting volunteers, coordinating events and building public awareness of Littlemore. As a mum of two small children, she values the village it takes to raise them. Alyssa loves being able to connect people, promoting more enjoyable and effective communities.

Emma Wheeler – Enquiries & Social Media Co-ordinator

Emma is a manager at KPMG, specialising in Agri-Food, with a specific focus in food, nutrition, and health. She has a passion for connecting in the community, being able to bridge the gaps wherever there is a prospect to help those that need a little help.