Our Team

Meet Our People

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Hilary Price

QSM, Founding Trustee and CEO

Connecting with children is always a joy! Having worked as a passionate advocate for and…

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Perry Bunao

Matai - House Parent

Working here in Homes of Hope for our children is at times very challenging. Most…


Nick Connal and Sian Tata-Connal

House Parents and Kaitakawaenga

Nick Connal – (Ngati Maniapoto/Cook islands) A youth worker for 15 years with a background…

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Bearer of Hope

I love playing with the children at Homes of Hope, my home, they are so…


Christie Leppard

Child Centred Play Therapy Practitioner Trainee

I come from a professional background in ECE teaching and trained in CCPT as soon…

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Carena Grant

Practice Manager

I feel extremely blessed to be a part of a team that is dedicated to…

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Tania Bradford


I feel very blessed to be a part of a team that loves so willingly…

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Pauline Nagel

Child Centred Play Therapy (CCPT) Practitioner

It has been my privilege to have joined the vision of Homes of Hope during…

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Robyn Walker

Business Manager

I came to work at Homes of Hope in the office and what an experience…


Kara Boyes


Whaea Feijoa aka Kara I have always believed in the importance of tamariki being connected…


Sanita Ranapia-Anae


Talofa lava my name is Sanita Genevieve Papalii nee Anae-Ranapia I am a proud wife…

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Pam French

Funding & Communications

It is a privilege to be a part of our beautiful young tamariki’s lives, to…