Ko te kaitiaki o Te Pūkenga ko tōna Kaunihera, ā, ko te kaitiaki o ngā whakahaere āpiti 24 ko ō reira Poari Kaiārahi.
Te Pūkenga is governed by a Council. A representative of our interim Staff and Learner Advisory Committees and Komiti Māori also sits on Council. Heath Sawyer, Jordan Gush and Dr Teorongonui Josie Keelan are the current representatives.
Together with Te Pūkenga, they must give effect to our Charter set out in the Education Act.
Te Pūkenga Council
Dr Teorongonui Josie Keelan
Tagaloatele Peggy Fairbairn-Dunlop
Who informs our Council
Three advisory committees and an academic board inform Te Pūkenga Council
Council meeting dates
Our Council meets every month. Members of the public are welcome to attend Council meetings. If you would like to attend, please email the Governance team for login details.
The following dates have been set down for the 2023 meetings. The time and venue will be updated at least two weeks prior to each meeting.
8.30am - 12pm
|5 April||Online||Ordinary meeting||Minutes|
|3 May||Auckland||Ordinary meeting||Minutes|
|4 May||Auckland||Workshop (all day)|
|4 May||Auckland||Public Excluded Appointment and Remuneration Committee|
|Ordinary Finance and Capital Investment Committee meeting|
|20 June||Online||Public Excluded Appointment and Remuneration Committee|
|21 July||Online||Ordinary Finance and Capital Investment Committee meeting|
|2 August||Online||Ordinary meeting|
|29 August||Online||Ordinary Finance and Capital Investment Committee meeting|
|6 September||Christchurch||Ordinary meeting|
|7 September||Christchurch||Workshop (all day)|
|27 September||Online||Ordinary Finance and Capital Investment Committee meeting|
|28 September||Online||Public Excluded Appointment and Remuneration Committee|
|4 October||Online||Ordinary meeting|
|25 October||Christchurch||Ordinary Finance and Capital Investment Committee meeting|
|1 November||Online||Ordinary meeting|
|29 November||TBC||Ordinary Finance and Capital Investment Committee meeting|
|30 November||Online||Public Excluded Appointment and Remuneration Committee|
|6 December||Online||Ordinary meeting|
View previous Council meeting information here.
Te Pūkenga Council is accountable to the Minister of Education. Its members are appointed in accordance with the Education Act.