Fran Olds, Tai Kōrero / Senior Communications Advisor

Fran Olds works as Tai Kōrero (Senior 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 joined 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

Lisa te Heuheu
Lisa te HeuheuTe Mātārae | Chief Executive
Ngāti Raukawa, Ngāpuhi, Ngāti Maniapoto
Kim Drummond
Kim DrummondKūrae Moana | Fisheries and Aquaculture Policy Manager
Desiree Reynolds
Desiree ReynoldsKūrae Tohutohu | Operations Manager
Ngāti Maahanga-Horua, Waikato Tainui
Aroha Beck
Aroha BeckKūrae Ture | General Counsel
Tapuika, Ngāti Pūkenga
Carly O'Connor
Carly O'ConnorWai Puna | Acting Manager, Te Wai Māori Trust
Ngāti Kahungunu ki Te Wairoa, Ngāti Tūwharetoa
Te Pūoho Kātene
Te Pūoho KāteneKaihautū | Executive Director, Te Pūtea Whakatupu Trust
Ngāti Toa Rangātira, Ngāti Whātua, Ngāti Tama

Our people

Laws Lawson
Laws Lawson
Principal Advisor
Charlie Mackey
Charlie Mackey
Toka Moana | Executive Assistant
Graeme Hastilow
Graeme Hastilow
Principal Advisor
Kylie Grigg
Kylie Grigg
Kaiwhakahaere Kaupapa | Aquaculture Programme Lead
Bianca Hampton
Bianca Hampton
Tai Timu | Graduate Policy Analyst
Brianna Boxall
Brianna Boxall
Tai Ture Matamua | Senior Solicitor
Fran Olds
Fran Olds
Tai Kōrero | Senior Communications Advisor
Victoria Fairweather
Victoria Fairweather
Tai Kōrero | Senior Communications Advisor
Ngahia Rehu-Murchie
Ngahia Rehu-Murchie
Tai Tatau | Senior Accountant
Katrina Gregory
Katrina Gregory
Tai Kaute |Finance Assistant
Matthew Page
Matthew Page
Kaikaute Matua | Senior Accountant
Te Aomihia Walker
Te Aomihia Walker
Tai Pari | Policy Analyst
Te Maire Hoskins
Te Maire Hoskins
Tai Pari | Policy Analyst