WHO WE ARE
Meet The Team
Mother, Volunteer, Community Advocate, Founder, Director.
University of New South Wales (UNSW)
University of the South Pacific (USP)
I’m a passionate supporter of anything that supports and builds our communities' capabilities to engage, shape and plan how public spaces, places, leadership, arts and culture reflects the values of its people.
I've been involved in various community based initiatives in parallel to 20+ years of combined experience in strategic leadership roles with local government operations, multinational FMCG and State owned enterprises.
BLUESPUR CONSULTING LTD
Samoa Business Network
Core Leadership Team member-Lifechurch West
Feed the Streets - Avondale
Avondale Fridge & Pantry
Leadership Samoa Programme
Service Support Manager - Auckland Council
Project Lead - AR & AP Shared Services, Auckland Council
Project Manager - British American Tobacco (NZ)
Country, Finance Manager - British American Tobacco (Samoa)
Finance Manager - Samoa Broadcasting Corporation
Entrepreneur, People Leader, Facilitator, Trainer.
Adv. Dip Business Management, AML Compliance Cert. Financial Services Cert.
As an entrepreneur and founder, I have a passion to see our communities be heard and included where it matters.
"To speak out on behalf of the voiceless, and for the rights of all who are vulnerable". Proverbs 31:8.
I have over 17 years in corporate management, 20 years working in the community and 5 years in the entrepreneurial sector.
BLUESPUR CHARITABLE TRUST
Core Leadership team member of LifeChurch West
Steering committee member of Avondale Collaboration
Sports Co-coordinator Community Sports Night
Advisor to Nations Rugby Team
Risk and Compliance Officer (including AML/CFT), MONEYSHOP GROUP LTD
Branch Manager, MONEYSHOP GROUP LTD
Credit Manager, MONEYSHOP GROUP LTD
Managing Director, DEBTFREE LTD
Consultant, TELECOM SAMOA CELLULAR
Manager Billing & Collections, SAMOATEL LTD
Work Track Facilitator, WORK & INCOME NZ
Case Manager, WORK & INCOME NZ
Community collaborators & facilitators
Fluent at speaking and writing in - English and Tongan languages
Fluent in English & Niuean
Rev. Suamalie Iosefa Naisali
Ethnicity: Tuvalu/ Samoan
Fluent in : Tuvaluan, Tokelauan and Kiribati languages
Ethnicity : Tuvaluan
Fluent in - Tuvaluan and English languages