Ta'ase Vaoga

Project Manager

M: 021 197 7556
P: 0800 267 301
E: taase.vaoga@core-ed.ac.nz
Region: Wellington

Ta'ase Vaoga

Qualifications

New Zealand Certificate in Fundraising – Fundraising Institute of NZ
Graduate Diploma in Commerce (Public Policy) – Victoria University
Bachelor of Arts (Linguistics) – Victoria University
Certificate in Youth Work – Praxis

Professional profile

Ta'ase has spent the last seven years using her marketing and communications skills in the area of fundraising for a range of not-for-profits which align with her values and passion. Prior to fundraising, she worked in a range of roles at parliament, students' associations and as a youth worker. She is an experienced consultant and senior manager who enjoys working across the big picture and mucking in to get the mahi done.

Expertise

Ta'ase is passionate about social issues and seeing whānau Māori and fanau Pasifika flourish. She leans on her values of whakapapa, social justice and kotahitanga to achieve her work.

Awards/Fellowships/Scholarships

2018: Catapult Leadership Scholar
2017: Australian Progress Fellow

Personal statement

I am passionate about activating the potential of our communities through the work I do. I like to work in roles where I know I am helping others to achieve their goals through their mahi and ultimately supporting communities to flourish.