Mayor and Councillors

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​Mission Statement

A Council in tune with the needs of the community providing direction, leadership and support.

He Kaunihera kei te whai whakaaro i nga hiahia o nga tangata katoa. He mea arataki, hei tautoko, hei koi ake i a ratou.

The council is elected every three years and the last election was held on 8 October 2016.​

Email your councillors at councillors@taupo.govt.nz.​

 

DAVID TREWAVAS

His Worship the Mayor

Email: dtrewavas@taupo.govt.nz
​Phone: 027 570 7918


 

ROSIE HARVEY

Deputy Mayor

Email: rharvey@taupo.govt.nz
​Phone: 021 924 606

Portfolio: Community
Committees: Taupo Citizens Advice Bureau, Waiora Community Trust


 


 

JOHN BODDY

Taupo-Kaingaroa Ward Councillor

Email: jboddy@taupo.govt.nz
​Phone: 021 128 7704 ​

Portfolio: Older persons
Committees: Access Taupo, Lakes District Health Board, Taupo District Community Health Forum​


 

BARRY HICKLING

Taupo-Kaingaroa Ward Councillor

Email: bhickling@taupo.govt.nz
​Phone: 027 234 4574

Portfolio: Arts and culture
Committees: Creative Taupo, Taupo Safe District Committee


 


 

ROSANNE JOLLANDS

Taupo-Kaingaroa Ward Councillor

Email: rjollands@taupo.govt.nz
​Phone: 021 537 552

Portfolio: Growth plans and strategy
Committees: Greening Taupo Steering Group, Lake Taupo Catchment Committee, Friends of the Lake Taupo Museum Art Gallery


 


 

ANNA PARK (nee Kirk)

Taupo-Kaingaroa Ward Councillor

Email: apark@taupo.govt.nz
​Phone: 027 234 4568​

Portfolio: Sport and recreation, Youth
Committees: Rural Travel Fund, Taupo Sports Advisory Council, Bike Taupo Incorporated, Taupo Youth Awards


 


 

CHRISTINE RANKIN

Taupo-Kaingaroa Ward Councillor

Email: crankin@taupo.govt.nz
​Phone: 027 582 4804

Portfolio: Economic and business
Committee: Enterprise Great Lake Taupo Trust


 

JOHN WILLIAMSON

Taupo-Kaingaroa Ward Councillor

Email: jwilliamson@taupo.govt.nz
​Phone: 027 310 8013

Portfolio: Environment
Committees: Waipahihi Botanical Society, 2020 Taupo–Nui-a-Tia Joint Management Group, Creative Taupo​


 


TANGONUI KINGI

Turangi-Tongariro Ward Councillor

Email: tkingi@taupo.govt.nz
​Phone: 021 253 3343

Portfolio: Cultural
Committee: 2020 Taupo–nui-a-Tia Joint Management Group

 

KIRSTY TRUEMAN

Mangakino-Pouakani Ward Councillor

Email: ktrueman@taupo.govt.nz
​Phone: 027 335 5267

Portfolio: Health and education
Committees: Lakes District Health Board – Taupo District Community Health Forum, Carter Holt Harvey Kinleith Forum, Tirohanga Settlers & Sports Association


 


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