Ruby Harfield is the new Programme Coordinator for Mayors Taskforce for Jobs.
She joined the team at LGNZ in March this year to help with the Community Recovery Programme, Think Rural campaign, comms and marketing.
Ruby has a background in journalism and has previously worked at newspapers in Hawke’s Bay, Ashburton and Oamaru.
She has most recently been a freelance writer/editor for various companies including New Zealand Media and Entertainment and Consumer NZ as well as a bulletin editor at Radio New Zealand.
Ruby is excited to share the stories of communities around the country helping rangatahi through MTFJ.
She lives in Upper Hutt with her children, Toby (5) and Delilah (3), partner James, and energetic puppy Elvis.