CMTA AGM Nominations – Executive Board & Office Holder Positions

Applications for the positions of Executive Board Member, Treasurer & Secretary closed today. We will elect from the below list of nominees at the upcoming Annual General Meeting.

Executive Board Member Nominations
Positions vacant: 6
Nominees standing: 6

Tupu Marks
Nominated by: Edie-May Johnson (XLR8) & Pat Spellman (Advance)
I have been involved in Counties Manukau Touch Association for the past 15 years as a Referee and Referee Coach. I am a local business owner and would use my experience in running a business to help Counties Manukau Touch Association going forward with becoming a well organised association.

Pat Spellman
Nominated by: Harley Wall (Auckland Airport) & Teena Rhind (Advance)
There’s not a lot I haven’t crammed into my short time here at Counties Touch, and am proud to have played a role in most of the significant changes made this season and hope I can continue to be part of the team that bring them to life moving forward.

Jenny Marshall
Nominated by: Pat Spellman (Advance) & Edie-May Johnson (XLR8)
I was a Client Manager within a large Chartered Accountancy Firm until 2001, since then (19 yrs) I have been the Finance Director/Accountant for multiple large not-for-profit organisations and I specialize in Not-for-Profit accounting and legal matters. 

Lance Watene
Nominated by: Edie-May Johnson (XLR8) & Teena Rhind (Advance)
I have filled volunteer and/or paid roles that have been directly involved in sport management or governance for 20+ years and currently continue to do so. During this time I have gained knowledge, understanding and an appreciation of the changing environment of sport and in particular the sport of Touch.

My work career pathways have taken me into the local government sector where my managerial positions required skills in financial management, strategic planning, community development, people management and health and safety strategies.  I am currently an elected and appointed board member of several sporting and community organisations.

Teena W Rhind
Nominated by: Edie-May Johnson (XLR8) & Jaki Te Haki (XLR8)
Current Board Member with CMTA, been with CMTA as a module organiser for 2000, been a member of CMTA since 1992. Current Board Member for Wiri Business, Current Member Auckland Chamber of Commerce, Current Member of WasteMINZ. Current member with Touch New Zealand.

Audrey Williams
Nominated by: Teena Rhind (Advance) & Pat Spellman (Advance)
As General Manager of the Wiri Business Association, I have an in depth knowledge of the operating requirements of a board from strategic planning, constitutional regulations and the incorporated society act. I have some knowledge of business finance and processes. I have been on the board of the Good Samaritan Heart Trust and I am currently the chair of the Manukau Beautification Charitable Trust

Office Holder Position Nominations
Positions available: 2
Nominees standing: 2

Treasurer Nomination:

Lisa Murphy (Incumbent)
Nominated by: Pat Spellman (Advance) & Harley Wall (Auckland Airport)
Lisa Murphy is a tax partner at the Auckland office of RSM New Zealand and specialises in providing tax advice to both national and international clients.

Lisa has a Bachelor of Business Studies and Masters in Taxation Studies with first class honours from the University of Auckland.  She is a Member of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand, a professional association of Chartered Accountants. Her connection to CMTA is through our referee sector, Lisa’s son Quinn is a CMTA Level 3 National referee.

Secretary Nomination:

Edie-May Johnson (Incumbent)
Nominated by: Jaki Te Haki (XLR8) & Pat Spellman (Advance)
Held Secretary, Treasurer, Director of Managers, Tour Manager within CMTA over the past 8 years. Currently Trustee/Chairperson for XLR8 Sports Trust. Have been running Touch Modules in CMTA area for 9 years. Worked at Manukau City Council then Auckland Council for 23 years in Regulatory departments and IT. Skills include Office Administration, Funding experience and Systems Support.

09/14/2020 | News