Skylight Staff

Our staff members have come with many different backgrounds, qualifications and life experiences to form a strong team. We are committed, hard working and passionate about our work.

Chief Executive
Heather Henare

Heather started her role as Chief Executive in February 2015. Heather is a qualified Senior Social Worker and has held positions at Child Youth and Family as a Senior Practice Consultant and Senior Advisory Officer. In her last role Heather led Women's Refuge for over 10 years.

Reception
Marlyse Hauser

Marlyse will be the first point of contact in person on reception, or on the phone, for anyone connecting with us. She also coordinates the Parenting Through Separation courses. 

Fundraising & Events Manager
Catherine Stewart

 

Clinical Leader
Ariella Moscoso Lira

 

HR and Operations Manager
Ravi Kalpage

 

Contracts Manager
Caroline Speight

 

Projects Manager
Barbara Laurenson
National Resource Centre Coordinator 
Jenny McIntosh
Dip Nursing, Dip Counselling

 

Resource Centre Assistant
Gaayathri Nair
Bachelor of Counselling

 

Counselling Team

 

Sherine Mettini
Bachelor Counselling
Professional Member NZAC

 

Kimberley Bignell
Bachelor of Counselling
Provisional Member NZAC
Liz Dixon
Bachelor Counselling 
Professional Member NZAC

 

Sarah Markham - Auckland
Bachelor Counselling
Provisional Member NZAC
Counselling Coordinator
Sarah Medlicott

 

 

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