Principal addressing school assembly

Our Board of Trustees


The board of trustees is responsible for the school or kura’s performance and ensuring that all legal requirements are met. A board is accountable for student progress and achievement to its parents, community and the Crown.

Student working collaboratively in classroom

Board Members

Nathan Davis

Elected Parent Trustee

Joanne Kininmonth

Deputy Chair
Elected Parent Trustee

Darren Mark

Elected Parent Trustee

Aimee Mirfin

Elected Parent Trustee

Melanie Welch

Elected Parent Trustee

Brent Callaghan

Co-opted Trustee

Scott Haines


Rua Sargent

Co-opted Trustee

Richard Dunn

Staff Trustee

Leon Caslavsky

Student Trustee

Diane Chapman

Board Secretary

To contact the Waimea College Board of Trustees, please call or email

Diane Chapman

Board Secretary

Board of Trustee Meeting Dates 2022

(These are held in the Seminar Room at 5.30pm)

  • 28 February 2022
  • 4 April 2022
  • 23 May 2022
  • 4 July 2022
  • 29 August 2022
  • 31 October 2022
  • 28 November 2022

Strategic Annual Plans

The Board of Trustees has recently finalised its Strategic Annual Plans. To view copies, click on the links.