skip to main content

I want to...

Current filter:

Rubbish & Recycling Rubbish & Recycling

New appointment to Te Mata Park Trust board

Jon Lewin 1

Jon Lewin

A new appointment has been made to the Te Mata Park Trust board to fill a vacancy that was left with the departure of former board member Ian Gold.

Hastings District Council is responsible for making appointments to the board and 12 people put their name forward for the vacant position, the preferred candidate being Jon Lewin.

Trust chair Mike Devonshire said all applicants were of a high standard and he acknowledged Mr Gold’s departure and welcomed Mr Lewin to the role.

"Ian has been an integral contributor to both our strategic development, and our improved operational effectiveness these past six years.

“Whilst we are sad to be losing him, we are extremely grateful for his dedication to our wonderful park!"

Mr Devonshire said Mr Lewin would bring a strong commercial and legal skillset to the board, having been a commercial lawyer with nearly 25 years’ experience.

“He lives in the Tukituki Valley and with his young family enjoys regularly mountain biking, dog walking and trail running in Te Mata Park. We’re very happy to have him join us.”

The appointment is for an initial period of three years, and can be renewed for a further two terms.

The board is made up of eight voluntary members, including two Hastings district councillors.

16 September 2022

Back to News

Loading...

Hastings District Council - Copyright © 2022 Hastings District Council

Disclaimers and Copyright
While every endeavour has been taken by the Hastings District Council to ensure that the information on this website is accurate and up to date, Hastings District Council shall not be liable for any loss suffered through the use, directly or indirectly, of information on this website. Information contained has been assembled in good faith. Some of the information available in this site is from the New Zealand Public domain and supplied by relevant government agencies. Hastings District Council cannot accept any liability for its accuracy or content. Portions of the information and material on this site, including data, pages, documents, online graphics and images are protected by copyright, unless specifically notified to the contrary. Externally sourced information or material is copyright to the respective provider.

© Hastings District Council - / +64 6 871 5000 / customerservice@hdc.govt.nz