Lynette Merle Stewart
Chief Executive, Ki A Ora Ngatiwai Health Trust, Whangarei, NZ
Significant executive experience at both Governance and Operational levels. Recent Chair of the Te Tai Tokerau Primary Health Organization (TTTPHO). Board member of Te Kaupapa Mahitahi Hauora Primary Health, and I Have a Dream Trust.
Mahitahi Hauora, is pivotal, to the strategic consolidation of Primary Health across Te Tai Tokerau, in partnership with Communities, Iwi, and NDHB. Oversight of Primary Health Services team, to the Ngatiwai whanau, and communities, from Rawhiti, in the north, to Bream Bay, in the south.
Formally, Chief Executive of Te Tai Tokerau MAPO Trust, with strategic co-funding management and co-monitoring of health and disability services throughout Te Tai Tokerau, for Maori health gain, in partnership with Maori, Ministry of Health, and Northland District Health Board.
Chair, Northland District Health Board, (NDHB), 2001 to 2009, National District Health Boards, New Zealand, NZ National Health and Public Health Advisory Boards, Member, Institute of Directors, New Zealand.
University of Auckland Business School, Dame Mira Szazy Maori Business Leadership Award (Inaugural – 2003), and the Distinguished Alumni Award in 2008. Lynette continues to champion students from Te Tai Tokerau, at both Primary, Secondary, and Tertiary level.