Anne-Marie McRae, Chairperson

Anne-Marie joined the Trust Aoraki board in 2012 and was appointed the Chairperson in 2018. She brings the legal knowledge to the board, I have practiced law since 2001. She played hockey for the New Zealand Women’s Hockey team from 1999 to 2004 and now enjoys coaching children’s hockey. She is Chairperson of the South Canterbury Hockey Turf Trust.

Murray Roberts, Director

Murray joined Trust Aoraki in 2012 and has previously filled the positions of Board Chair and more recently Manging Director. He has extensive knowledge in all aspects of business having been NZ Business Manager with SGS New Zealand Ltd since 1997 – an affiliate of the global SGS group. Murray has been a long serving Board member and/or Trustee of several local community and sporting organisations. He currently sits as an independent member of the SCDHB Audit & Assurance Committee and is a Trustee of the Aoraki Foundation Health Endowment Fund. Murray has been afforded Life Membership of both the SC Rugby Football Union and the Timaru Harlequins RFC Inc.

Lee King, Director

Lee brings extensive knowledge of the health, fitness, sport and education sectors to the Board table. Her vision for a healthy, active and vibrant South Canterbury community fits well with the Trust Aoraki Limited values.

David Jack, Director

Timaru born, former publican and Timaru District Councillor of 15 years. David brings over 10 years experience as a Trust Aoraki Director to the table. He is now the Business Development Manager for Te Aitarakihi multi cultural centre on Bridge Road, Smithfield.

Murray Cleverley, Director

Murray has 15 years experience in management and is committed to South Canterbury and its people. He holds other directorships which add value to his work with Trust Aoraki. Murray holds post-graduate diplomas in Business & Economic Development. He is currently a member of the S C District Health Board.

Trust Aoraki Directors
as of April 2019

  • Murray Roberts
  • Managing Director
  • Anne-Marie McRae | Chairman
  • Murray Cleverley
  • Juliet Fahey
  • Lee King
  • David Jack

Trust Aoraki Office Holders

The Board of Trustees
(As from 1st January 2013)

  • Murray Roberts (Principal Officer)
  • Howard Smith (Board Chair)
  • Irene Emond (Manager)
  • Anne-Marie McRae, Lee King, Murray Cleverley and David Jack (Board Members)