Sumpter brings ex­pe­ri­ence

Central Leader - - NEWS -

The Auck­land Com­mu­ni­ties Foun­da­tion has ap­point­ment a new chief ex­ec­u­tive.

Hi­lary Sumpter will be step­ping into the role in mid-July and will be based at the foun­da­tion’s Epsom of­fice.

Ms Sumpter had a pe­riod on con­tract at the North­land Com­mu­nity Foun­da­tion when it was in its start-up phase and is well known for her for­mer role as chief ex­ec­u­tive of the YWCA Auck­land.

Foun­da­tion chair­per­son Steve Chaney says Ms Sumpter brings to the job a well-honed abil­ity to iden­tify strate­gic and in­no­va­tive op­er­a­tional op­por­tu­ni­ties and build strong part­ner­ships.

She was a vi­cepres­i­dent of the National Coun­cil of Women Auck­land branch and has served on var­i­ous arts boards.

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from New Zealand

© PressReader. All rights reserved.