Young Elected Members Committee | Te Komiti o ngā Mema Rangatahi i Kōwhiria
YEM Committee Members
- Rachel Smith | Zone 1 representative | Councillor, Far North District Council
- Fisher Wang | Zone 2 representative | Councillor, Rotorua Lakes District Council
- Josh Chandulal-Mackay | Zone 3 representative | Councillor, Whanganui District Council
- Campbell Barry | Zone 4 representative | Mayor, Hutt City Council
- Alexandra Davids | Zone 5 representative | Linwood-Central-Heathcote Community Board Member, Christchurch City Council
- Alex Crackett | Zone 6 representative | Councillor, Invercargill City Council
- Nerissa Henry | Auckland Council representative | Maungakiekie-Tamaki Local Board
- Moko Tepania | Te Maruata Roopu Whakahaere | Councillor, Far North District Council (Co-chair)
Members elected at large:
- Lan Pham, Councillor, Environment Canterbury (Co-chair)
- Rebecca Vergunst, Deputy Mayor, Carterton District Council
Te Maruata Roopu Whakahaere (Co-chair)
Member at large (Co-chair)
Lan Pham was the highest polling candidate elected to Environment Canterbury Regional Council 2016, following a campaign from the remote Raoul Island in the Kermadecs on...
Zone One Representative
Rachel is a Councillor with the Far North District Council and a member of the Bay of Islands-Whangaroa Community Board, beginning her local government experience following the 2016...
Zone Three representative
My name is Josh Chandulal-Mackay, I am currently in my second term as a Whanganui District Councillor and in my first term as an elected member on...
Zone Four representative
Campbell Barry was elected as the 20th Mayor of Lower Hutt in October 2019, and is the youngest city Mayor to be elected in New Zealand’s history.
Zone Five Representative
Alexandra is a member of the Linwood-Central-Heathcote Community Board. She values strong, thriving and prosperous communities, clean waterways, and ecological and sustainable decision making...
Zone Six representative