Zone Five Representative
Member, Linwood-Central-Heathcote Community Board, Christchurch City Council
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 that always prioritises future generations. After being elected to the Hagley/Ferrymead Community Board in 2013, Alex has become Chair of Keep Christchurch Beautiful, is a trustee of The Graeme Dingle Foundation, a representative on the board of Keep New Zealand Beautiful, Canterbury Neighborhood Support and the Estuary Association along with being the Community Board liaison to several projects and rebuild committees for a variety of community facilities. She has retained a high level of involvement in her ward and across the wider Christchurch area. Alex has always had strong involvement in the youth sector, helping to run youth camps and conferences, predominantly in Canterbury, but also at a national level. She was also a mentor for the Project K programme. Alex believes in having a positive attitude in everything she does and chooses to see perceived problems as challenges that allow opportunities for the creation of extraordinary achievements and outcomes to benefit her community.