Ako Aotearoa Appoints Acting-Director
is delighted to announce the appointment of Helen Lomax as its Acting-Director – to take effect from the beginning of
February next year for a period of six months.
The move provides a seamless transition as the organisation prepares to farewell its current Director, Dr Stanley
Frielick at that time.
The announcement was made jointly by Ako Aotearoa Board Chair Dr Graeme Benny and Massey University Assistant
Vice-Chancellor Professor Giselle Byrnes at an all-staff meeting yesterday afternoon.
Helen Lomax has held her current role as the Deputy Director Sector Services, Ako Aotearoa, for the past two and a-half
years. Her knowledge of the sector, combined with involvement in strategically shaping Ako Aotearoa’s future, leaves her
well placed to drive the organisations’ exciting developments forward in 2018.
Read The Way Forward
– A guide to our new brand, our values, and our future direction.