Role: NZ Chambers of Commerce Hawke's Bay Board Member


Skills, knowledge and experience required for the role of “Board Member”
  • Proven business acumen essential
  • Knowledge of the Hawke's Bay region, it’s cultural diversity and an understanding of the issues facing Hawke's Bay business essential
  • Good networking skills and business connections essential
  • Experience in strategic planning and business management essential
  • A track record of success in a relevant area essential
  • Sound knowledge of governance principals desirable


Personal attributes required for the role of Board Member
  • A passion and commitment to the Hawke's Bay region
  • Ability to work as part of a team and make a contribution to the team
  • Ability to ensure that the required time is available to effectively carry out the role of Board Member
  • Sound judgement and common sense


General Information
  • The Hawke's Bay Chamber of Commerce Board consists of a President, Vice President, Treasurer and Board members.  These positions are on a volunteer basis, and available for re-election each year at the AGM.
  • The Board meets monthly for a maximum of two hours.
  • Board Members must be able to represent the best interests of the whole of the region and its peoples and reside in Hawke's Bay.
  • More information on the Chamber is available on or by emailing Karla Lee, CE at