Deputy Chair & Zone 2 Representative | Rotorua Lakes Community Board
Tania Tapsell is the Deputy Chairperson of CBEC and was elected as the Zone Two representative for East Coast, Bay of Plenty, and Waikato Regions. Tania has been a Rotorua Lakes Councillor since 2013 when she was elected at 21 years old. She is also appointed to the Rotorua Lakes Community Board and is well respected for her ability to advocate and deliver on projects for the community. Tania is the Chairperson for her Councils Operations and Monitoring Committee which oversees $1.3 billion worth of public assets. Her professional experience includes working for international accounting firm Deloitte, BNZ Business Partners, and within tourism and Iwi organisations. Tania affiliates to Te Arawa & Tainui Iwi, is qualified with a Bachelor of Management Studies, and is currently completing her Masters of Management.