Elim Christian College’s Board

The Elim Christian College Board consists of parent elected members, a staff-elected member and a student-elected member.  In addition to this, there are Proprietor’s selected members who also serve on the Board and have all the rights and obligations of other Board members.  The Proprietors members have the responsibility of ensuring the Special Character is upheld.

2023 Board Members:

Presiding Member: Lehan Stemmet (Proprietor selected member)

Deputy Presiding Member: Richard King (Proprietor selected member)

Adrian Daniel (Proprietor selected member)

Stuart Oxford (Proprietor selected member)

Vacancy (Parent elected member)

Caroline Wood (Parent elected member)

Jule Lotu-Iinga (Parent elected member)

Hanneke Aish (Parent elected member)

Lloyd Ratnaraja (Parent elected member)

Vacancy (Staff elected member)

Shalom Kim (Student elected member)

Mr Murray Burton (Principal)

The Board operates the following committees

  • Finance
  • Property
  • Personnel / Student Wellbeing
  • Discipline
  • Strategic Planning
  • Health and Safety
  • IT

The Board Presiding Member may be contacted
– directly by email: elimbotchair@elim.school.nz, or
– via the BOT secretary: Raewyn.Openshaw@elim.school.nz

The Board and Staff have set 4 Strategic Goals, called BHAGs.

2023 BOT Monthly Meetings:

February 9
March 9
May 11
June 8
August 10
September 14
November 9
December 7

Venues for the meetings may change from month to month, please email BOT Secretary raewyn.Openshaw@elim.school.nz prior to a meeting to confirm venue if you wish to attend.

All monthly meetings start at 7.30pm