Governance Bio
Pam Roa
Appoint Professional

Pam Roa

Location
Waikato
Experience
10 Years
Remuneration
Paid Roles Only

Interested In:

Organisations

Private company
Listed company
Trust
Government Sector Org
Council Controlled Organisation

Roles

Director
Trustee
Board Member
“I am interested in governance roles in which I can apply the deep sense of curiosity I have developed from my science, manufacturing and engineering background. My governance approach is values-based and objective, and I enjoy working with board chairs who challenge a “how we’ve always done things” mentality. Recently I have been particularly interested in the ”
Experience
Memberships

Professional

Governance Roles

Board Member, Chair of Structure Committee

NZ National Fieldays Society

December 2015 - Present (1 years)

Owns and runs Fieldays

Trustee

Momentum

November 2015 - Present (1 years)

Community Foundation

Council Member

Waikato Institute of Technology (Wintec)

April 2013 - July 2017 (4 years)

Leading tertiary education provider. Crown appointment.

Chairman

Hamilton Arts Forum

September 2012 - October 2016 (4 years)

Hamilton City Council forum created to oversee implementation of the city's arts strategy.

Trustee

St Peters Cambridge

November 2009 - April 2014 (4 years)

One of New Zealand's leading private schools.

Trustee

Trust Waikato

October 2009 - May 2013 (3 years)

Community Trust - Crown appointment.

Executive Roles

Managing Director, Founder

Longveld Ltd

August 1992 - Present (25 years)

Manufacturer of processing systems for air, water, steam and food. Specialises in the dairy sector. 75 FTEs, $12m revenue

Founder & Director

Everest Group

April 2006 - December 2009 (3 years)

Waikato HR consultancy. Sold my shares.

Education

Te Wananga o Aotearoa

Certificates in Te Putaketanga and Te Reo Levels 1-4, Te Reo Maaori

2010 - 2012

Massey University

Postgrad Diploma in Dairy Science & Technology, Distinction, Dairy Technology

1990 - 1991

Massey University

Bachelor of Technology (BTech), First Class Honours, Chemical Technology

1987 - 1989

University of Waikato

Bachelor of Science (BSc), Chemistry

1984 - 1987