Tim, a registered Social Worker, joined SST as CEO in April 2017. He comes to us with over 30 years clinical and managerial experience within the CDHB Specialist Mental Health Service in the Child and Adolescent and Adult Specialty areas. Tim brings experience from other social enterprise and not for profit sector roles. Tim is committed to improving the quality of life of tangata whaiora (people seeking wellness)
Annette began in her role as Finance Manager for SST in 2015. Annette comes to SST having held finance and administration roles for the Salvation Army and the Alcohol and Drug Association of New Zealand. Annette’s work ensures that SST utilises its financial resources effectively and that the Trust has a strong base for the future.
Vinita leads the People & Capability team and is responsible for developing and driving Stepping Stone Trust’s strategic people priorities. A consultative and constructive leader, Vinita brings a wealth of operational and strategic HR experience across sectors including private, public and not-for-profit. A certified member of AHRI, Vinita holds a Post Graduate Diploma in Counselling and a Masters in Clinical and Organisational Psychology.
As one of SST’s Services Managers, Sharon is charged with ensuring SST services provide a high level of care to all Tangata Whaiora (Service Users). Having worked for SST for 20 years, Sharon has held a variety of roles, including leading the establishment of homes for Service Users requiring long-term residential care.
Glen brings a strong drive to see tangata whaiora (Service Users) empowered and well supported in times of need. Glen has a range of experience in social service roles, including management of addiction services.
Aland comes to SST with a wealth of both Community and Residential Services experience gained in the UK and New Zealand. He has a heart for high level quality service delivery that will create lasting and meaningful change for young people.