Our Board

Board Trustees

Kerry Owen: As the Founder of Feed the Need, Kerry has dedicated the last 5 years to establishing and growing the charity. She is passionate about child welfare and health and has a business background in catering. Kerry owns The Lunch Club Café within the Vodafone building in Takapuna.

Jeremy Higgins: An Educational Technologist, innovating ways to engage children in Pacific Island countries in education, including Kiribati, Samoa, Tonga and Fiji. Specialised in leveraging technology platforms to enhance business outcomes.

Luke Patterson

Simone Katavich

Board Advisory Trustees

Allan Freeth: Chair of Housing NZ and former CEO of Telstra Clear.

Jacinda Ardern

Programme Manager

Laurie Keung

Board Kaumatua

Rawiri Wharemate: Cultural Advisor at the Werry Centre, University of Auckland and 20 years experience in the child & adolescent health sector.