Our Board of Trustees is made up of members of the community which the charity serves. The role of the Trustees is to provide strategic direction for the hospice and to ensure the local community is represented in its aim to meets its objectives while maintaining our core philosophy and values.


Ann Tod, Chair

Ann (Chartered Accountant) is the Chair of the Harbour Hospice Trust and Financial Director of the International Netball Association.


Kerry Francis, Deputy Chair

Kerry is the Deputy Chair of the Harbour Hospice Trust, a past member of the North Shore Hospice Trust Board and is Chair of the North Harbour Budgeting Services, Director of Longburn Farm Management Ltd and past EGM Institutional Banking and Markets for the ASB.


Carmel Conaghan

Carmel (Registered Comprehensive Nurse) is Chief Executive Officer for RDNS Ltd, a provider of home and community support service.


Des Adams

Des (FPS) is the Founder and Director of uLearnnCare Ltd and past Director of Pharmacy Consultants Ltd, Care Chemist Ltd. Orewa Care Chemist Ltd.


Gillian Cossey

Gillian (M.B.A) is currently providing management consulting services to the WDHB and is the past General Manager of Surgical and Ambulatory Care for Counties Manukau Health.


James Grigor

James (Chartered Financial Analyst) is Chief Investment Officer and Senior Portfolio Manager at NZ Funds.


Ken Noble

Ken is the Executive Chairperson of Allied Medical, a company he established on the North Shore over 20 years ago. He is also a mentor for 9 businesses.


Nicolette Bodewes

Nicolette (BA/LLB (Hons)) is a Director of Schnauer & Co, Barristers and Solicitors on the North Shore.


Wilf Marley

Wilf (QSM, Chartered Accountant, FCIS) Wilf is a consultant with Marley Loft, an accounting taxation and business development service. He has also been a board member of Hospice New Zealand serving 9 years as Chairman.