Tony has a range of experience in both the commercial and community sectors outside of Rotorua having served for nearly 12 years as the national grants manager of New Zealand Community Trust (NZCT) in Wellington. Prior to that he held management roles with CCS Disability Action, WestpacTrust and Trust Bank Waikato.
Raised in Rotorua, Tony attended St Mary’s Primary and Edmund Rice College before completing a Bachelor of Management Studies at Waikato University.His return to Rotorua after over 30 years away represents an opportunity for Tony to put something back into the local community.
Tony operates an open door management style, and is always happy to hear your opinions on how the Trust can do things better. If you don’t manage to catch him in the trust’s offices, or at a local event, you’ll likely see him wobbling around the local trails on a mountain bike, or enjoying a coffee at one of Rotorua’s many excellent cafes.