Rachael Fonotia


Phone:  03 963 7072

Cell:  021 216 7177

Email:  Rachael@actis.org.nz

Hours of work:  Monday – Thursday 9am to 5pm,  Friday 9am to 4pm

The purpose of my role

To work with and for the community of Aranui to enhance it as a good place to live via the strategic areas of focus.

My passion for the role

I grew up in Aranui and I love this area. I want good things to happen for our community and we are here to support and coordinate some of that.

Time in the role

14 years.

Responsibilities of my role

Manage the Aranui Community Trust
Promote leadership
Staff management and recruitment
Contracts management
Relationship management
Marketing and promotion of ACTIS
Event management
To always encourage and support innovation

I’m involved in the following groups

Chairperson for YCD (Youth & Community Development), Earthquake Support Coordination Governance Group, NZ Police Ethnic Advisory Group, Eastern Recreation Centre Group member, Former CERA Community Forum Group member, Eastern Cluster Group member.

Community Involvement

Outside of work I volunteer my time as a Team Sports Manager.