MEET OUR BOARD

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GRAHAM WEIR

Chair

Graham has been involved in Farming, Agricultural contracting, Christian youth work, International Work Exchange programmes involving Young adults, and over the last number of years has been a Community Support worker and Coordinator with the Dunedin Community Care Trust, and Volunteer Worker with the Victim Support organisation .
He is pleased to be involved with the Saddle Hill Foundation Trust, believing that as Christians we are to be “salt and light” in our Community, helping it to grow in a healthy way.

ALISON NORTH

Board Member

Alison is a retired teacher having spent the last 20 years of her working life working with International Students.
She has been married to Frank for 52 years. They have 3 adult children and 5 grandchildren.
Alison is an elder at Mosgiel/North Taieri Presbyterian Church.
Alison Became a SHFT Board member in July 2019.  
She represents the Social Enterprise branch of SHFT (Shop ‘n Taieri) and the Mosgiel/North Taieri Parish.

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MARTIN MACAULAY

Board Member

Martin has worked as a chemical engineer, but since 1992 has been a Presbyterian pastor/minister and has been senior pastor at East Taieri Church since 2008 serving on the SHFT board.  Martin is married to Sue and they have 3 adult children.  Outside of work he might be found at Taieri Squash Club, or out running, or building something.

PAM HALL

Finance

Pam has been a Board Member and Treasurer for over 20 years.
Pam is married to Greg (Elder of East Taieri Presbyterian Church) and they have two adult children,
For the past 18 years Pam has worked at St John and is currently the Community Care Manager for Caring Caller and Therapy Pets.  Pam is also a Member of the Order of St John.
Pam enjoys giving back to the community and has been involved with youth programmes for many years.

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NICK MUIRHEAD

Board Member

Nick has been a board member for over 20 years. He works part-time for the Saddle Hill Foundation Trust as Interim Executive Officer and also works part-time in Pastoral Care for East Taieri Church and for a filtration company.

RACHEL JUDGE

Board Member

Rachel ministers among the lovely people at Mosgiel North Taieri Presbyterian Church. Her joy lies in seeing people grow in faith in Christ, and the church everywhere serving its community in vibrant ways. Rachel is married to Alan and is a proud mother of their university student son. She has enjoyed two stints on the Board of Presbyterian Support Otago, some years on the Council of Assembly of the Presbyterian Church in Aotearoa New Zealand, and found it an expanding experience to be a part of the World Council of Churches Central Committee late last century. She finds recreational and competitive walking,reading and gardening great for unwinding.

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COLIN SCURR

Board Member

Colin has a B.Agr.Sc and a B.Com and is a long term farmer on the Taieri. He has been a member of the East Taieri Church congregation for nearly 50 years. He was an elected member of the Otago Regional Council for 9 years and is active in the community.