Fran Olds, Tai Kōrero / Communications Advisor

Fran Olds works as Tai Kōrero (Communications Advisor) at Te Ohu Kaimoana (Māori Fisheries Trust). She supports our communication with Mandated Iwi Organisations and Asset Holding Companies including media, marketing and events.

Fran has experience from education, communications and creative industries. She joins Te Ohu Kaimoana from Te Tumu Paeroa, the Māori Trustee, where she worked as a Communications Advisor.

Fran has a degree majoring in Māori Studies and Creative Writing from Victoria University of Wellington and the International Institute of Modern Letters.

She’s passionate about rongoā Māori, her garden and story-telling.

The
Management
Team

Dion Tuuta
Dion TuutaTe Mātārae/Chief Executive
Ngāti Mutunga, Ngāti Tama, Taranaki Tuturu
Dianne Brown
Dianne BrownKūrae Wai/Manager Te Wai Māori Trust
Ngāti Porou
Kim Drummond
Kim DrummondKūrae Moana/Fisheries and Aquaculture Policy Manager
Desiree Reynolds
Desiree ReynoldsKūrae Tohutohu/Financial
Ngāti Maahanga-Horua, Waikato Tainui
Horiana Irwin-Easthope
Horiana Irwin-EasthopeKūrae Ture/General Counsel
Ngāti Porou, Ngāti Kahungunu and Rakaipaaka