Governance

The Mayors Taskforce for Jobs (MTFJ) governance group is called the Core Group. This group is made up of mayors from throughout the country who volunteer to oversee the organisation. The group meet quarterly in Wellington, as well as regular presentations to the respective Zone's to update the membership on the operations of the MTFJ.

The Core Group:

The Mayors Taskforce for Jobs (MTFJ) governance group is called the Core Group. This group is made up of mayors from throughout the country who volunteer to oversee the organisation. The group meet quarterly in Wellington, as well as regular presentations to the respective Zone's to update the membership on the operations of the MTFJ.

 

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Max Baxter

Chair, MTFJ Mayor, Otorohanga District Council

Max was elected as Mayor of Otorohanga District Council in 2013, after he had already served three years as a Councillor.Max was appointed as Chair of MTFJ in 2017 following the MTFJ Annual General Meeting.

Max has been a dairy farmer…
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Malcolm Campbell

Deputy-Chair, MTFJ Mayor, Kawerau District Council

Malcolm is into his 7th term as Mayor, holding the role since 2001. 

Along with his role as Mayor, Malcolm is also a Butcher and continues to work in his shop when not out with council business. 
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Bryan Cadogan

Mayor, Clutha District Council

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Alex Walker

Mayor, Central Hawkes Bay District Council

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Andy Watson

Mayor, Rangitikei District Council

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Craig Little

Mayor, Wairoa District Council

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Craig Rowley

Mayor, Waimate District Council

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Kristen Wise

Mayor, Napier City Council

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Bernie Wanden

Mayor, Horowhenua District Council

Rachel Smith

Rachel Smith

Councillor, Far North District Council

Helen Worboys

Helen Worboys

Mayor, Manawatu District Council

Lyn Patterson

Lyn Patterson

Mayor, Masterton District Council

Richard Hills

Richard Hills

Councillor, Auckland Council

Sheryl Mai

Sheryl Mai

Mayor, Whangarei District Council

Steve Chawick

Steve Chawick

Mayor, Rotorua District Council

Tracey Collis

Tracey Collis

Mayor, Tararua District Council

Lyn Riesterer

Lyn Riesterer

Mayor, Ōpōtiki District Council

Jason Smith

Jason Smith

Mayor, Kaipara District Council