Tairāwhiti Campus Director - Kaiwhakahaere-a-kura
06 869 3137 Extension: 7837
Dip AET (Massey) PG Dip MS (Waikato)
Jan has been with Tairāwhiti Polytechnic for 15 years, originally in a tutorial role focussing on Training Opportunities learners, over the past 10 years in a variety of management roles, leading to the current Campus Director role. Her background is in retail management, having managed the largest department store in Gisborne, and supermarkets in both Hamilton and Turangi.
Jan’s specific areas of interest are supporting community development through higher education, raising literacy and numeracy levels within the community and ensuring that tertiary education is accessible to the people of this region.