Ms Sina Wendt, of Auckland, ONZM, for services to governance
Ms Sina Wendt, of Auckland, ONZM, for services to governance.
Sina Wendt is Chief Executive Officer of Leadership New Zealand, which contributes to the capacity and capability of leaders across public and private sectors, from diverse communities in New Zealand. She has worked with people from the Pacific and the Commonwealth, of all ages and backgrounds, to encourage all to step into leadership roles. She helped develop and launch Mana Moana Experience, a programme for Pasifika leaders. She is a Founding Trustee of the Pacific Music Awards Trust, starting with one Pacific Music Award at the New Zealand Music Awards and now having 18 categories at the Pacific Music Awards. She was President of the Young Women’s Christian Association (YWCA) Auckland and Co-President of YWCA New Zealand. Ms Wendt is a member of the Auckland University of Technology Council.