Elena is an accomplished corporate lawyer with over a decade of experience in working with corporates, businesses and professional networks in New Zealand and abroad.
She is passionate about using her skills and experiences in strategy and governance to help bring together, network and grow Rainbow businesses and professionals in Auckland
Andie is an Agile Coach and has held various other senior leadership positions in technology companies. Andie identifies as non-binary trans and is passionate about helping all rainbow communities, including increasing the diversity of Rainbow Auckland.
They are an active OUTLine NZ volunteer and co-facilitates a trans peer support group.
Dean has a background in sales and governance. He likes to contribute to the community outside of his day job by being part of the Rainbow Auckland Executive.
He also works with the Rainbow NZ Charitable Trust as a Trustee and their Tertiary Scholarship Programme Manager, which he finds extremely rewarding, seeing the amount of upcoming talent and future leaders of our Rainbow Communities.
Kate is an accomplished CPA licensed in the US and AUS/NZ. She is passionate about bringing her international experience in the corporate sector and as a board treasurer to Auckland’s Rainbow community.
Kate is an enthusiastic advocate for diversity and inclusion, particularly LGBTQIA+ inclusion in the workplace. She is a member of the KPMG Pride Steering Committee and a Trustee for the Rainbow New Zealand Charitable Trust.
She has dedicated her career to not-for-profit work, serving as Board Treasurer for numerous charities and founded a not-for-profit organization, Step Up Moment, whose mission is to provide fitness and nutrition programming for the poorest communities in New York.
Alex is a driven professional who has a background in consumer products, sales and horse racing. He enjoys building and nurturing long-standing relationships in all facets of life. He has spent the past 16 years living in Melbourne before returning home to Auckland at the start of the pandemic, and is looking forward to becoming part of the Rainbow community in Auckland.
He is excited for beginning his new life back in Aotearoa building a strong network of like-minded people.