Michelle looks after the people of Ākina, so that we are best set up to thrive and achieve our goals.
Prior to Ākina, Michelle has worked with other organisations at a senior level in the HR space, and is also the owner of a creative entertainment business.
Emerging from a corporate environment, Michelle is deeply passionate about doing business for good, which led her to discover Ākina.
Michelle’s leadership philosophy is that people are much more than just a ‘resource’, and believes that leadership should centre empathy and take a holistic approach in helping people reach their full potential.
Michelle is based in Auckland.