Executive board

Executive Board

The Diabetes Foundation Aotearoa Board members volunteer their time and experience at quarterly meetings to provide governance to this community based organisation.

If you would be interested in contributing your expertise (knowledge of diabetes NOT a requisite) then please contact the Manager on 09 273 9650.


Chair Person

Dr John Baker


Vice-Chair

Kate Vennell


Board Members

Graham King

Henry Kozak

Fale Lesa

Dr Gerhard Sundborn



From left - John Baker, Kate Vennell, Graham King, Pat Spellman, Henry Kozak, Fale Lesa.