Te Manawa Museums Trust Board

Te Manawa Museums Trust Board is established and governed in accordance with the Te Manawa Trust Deed; available on request from the Executive Assistant of Te Manawa.

The Board of up to seven trustees, is responsible for the strategic direction and control of Te Manawa’s activities.

The Board guides and monitors the business and affairs of Te Manawa, in accordance with the Charitable Trusts Act 1957, the Local Government Act 2002, the Trust Deed and the Statement of Intent.


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Caroline Tate
Acting Chair

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John Fowke

Photo of Nuwyne Te Aweawe-Mohi

Nuwyne Te Awe Awe Mohi

Photo of Geoffrey Jameson

Geoffrey Jameson

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Adrian Van Dyk

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Sarah Bell

Andy Lowe (Chief Executive)
Catherine Parsons (Secretary)

The Trust is controlled by Palmerston North City Council and is a Council Controlled Organisation as defined under section 6 of the Local Government Act 2002, by virtue of the Council’s right to appoint more than 50 per cent of the Board of Trustees.