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  • Meet our team

    Behind Tautai’s programme of art-related activities and events is a team of passionate and dedicated staff. As a charitable trust, we also have a Board of Trustees, who bring a wide range of attributes and skills to the governance of Tautai.

  • Courtney Sina Meredith

    Courtney Sina Meredith

    Director of Tautai


    With extensive experience in building partnerships and stakeholder relationships across the cultural, public, and commercial sectors both locally

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  • Lana Lopesi

    Projects Manager

     

    Lana Lopesi (Samoa) is an author and critic based in Tāmaki Makaurau. Lana was at The Pantograph Punch where she

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  • Robert George

    Media Manager

     

    Robert George is of Ngāti Kuki Airani (Rarotonga and Atiu) and Te Arawa heritage. Originally studying Fine Arts and Design,

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  • Danielle Meredith

    Support Manager

     

    Danielle Meredith is an award-winning creative of Samoan and Tongan descent, born in Aotearoa. She gained a Bachelor of Visual

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  • Lonnie Hutchinson

    Chair of the Tautai Board

     

    Acknowledging and informed by the rich cultural resources of her Polynesian heritage (Ngāi Tahu, Ngāti Kuri ki

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  • Josephine Ann McNaught

    Deputy Chair of the Tautai Board

     

    Josie McNaught does not claim to be “really clever” but she is proud to be able

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  • John Gandy

    Tautai Board Trustee

     

    John graduated from the University of Auckland with degrees in Law and Commerce and was admitted to the bar

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  • Rosanna Raymond

    Tautai Board Trustee

     

    Over the past twenty years, Raymond's activities have made her a notable producer of and commentator on contemporary Pacific

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  • Brenda Railey

    Tautai Board Trustee

     

     

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