Meet the Team
Our 60+ volunteers are the heart of Littlemore.
Our diverse volunteer team provides operational support.
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.
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 is currently the Manager of the Auckland Airport Community Trust with many years experience in the not-for-profit sector. She has a degree in Educational Psychology and a background in early childhood education, having worked in this field both in New Zealand and overseas. Natalie has a passion for collaborative, community led development and working to enable communities and families reach their goals. She is a mother of two adult children and proud member of the Littlemore team.