National Board


William Law


"I'm a fifth year medical student at the University of Auckland, and current Chairperson of The Twinkle Child Foundation. Together with a dedicated team, I founded The Twinkle Child Foundation when I was in secondary school, and have been proud to lead our National Board over the past four years. I'm passionate about improving the health and wellbeing of young people in our New Zealand communities, and about empowering young people to make a difference in the lives of their peers."



Caraliese Rebello


"I am in my final year of university studying pharmacy. I have been on the Twinkle board for a few years now and I am looking forward to another exciting year for Twinkle!"



Ruksaar Ali




Debbie D'Souza

Grants and Sponsorship



Madison Blue

Wellington Regional Coordinator

"I am a fourth-year student at Victoria University in Wellington and I became involved with the Twinkle Foundation when the Wellington branch started in 2012. Twinkle is an awesome organisation that is achieving great things in local communities throughout NZ and I'm really grateful to be a part of such an amazing project. I am new to the National Board this year, and look forward to a busy and fun year ahead!"



Michelle Huang

Auckland Regional Coordinator (Schools)

"I am currently a year 13 student studying at Macleans College, where I am head girl for this year. I have a zeal for helping children, and making sure they are able to have the support and care they need for a bright and positive future. Therefore, I am very proud and honoured to be able to work with the Twinkle Child Foundation! I am so passionate about the Twinkle Child Foundation’s mission statement and vision, and I can’t wait to help turn this into reality. I look forward to working with the rest of the team this year!"



Nicole Flores

Auckland Regional Coordinator (Schools)

"I am currently attending Epsom Girls Grammar School in Year 13. This will be my second term as the Schools Executive on the Twinkle Child Foundation Board. I look forward to another wonderful year with the foundation."



Priyanka Victor

Events and Fundraising

"I'm a third year BSc student at the University of Auckland majoring in Pharmacology. This will be my second term as the Events and Fundraising Executive on the Twinkle Child Foundation Board. I look forward to another eventful year with exciting opportunities for all our volunteers."



Sasha Soupen

Auckland Regional Coordinator (Universities)



Skye Cameron

PR and Promotions

"I’m a third year nursing student at Auckland University of Technology and I am excited to be joining the National Board this year. I have a real passion for working with children and this foundation is a perfect way for us to help improve the quality of life for our younger peers."



Tara Cheung

Dunedin Regional Coordinator

"I am currently a second year nursing student at Otago Polytechnic. This is my first term working on the National Board. I look forward to establishing the Dunedin regional branch and I look forward to a successful year with the Twinkle Child Foundation."



Non-Executive Advisors

Rachael Marie Gee


"I have served on The Twinkle Child Foundation Board managing Events and Fundraising in the past, and I am pleased to continue working with The Twinkle Child Foundation as an Advisor to guide and support board members in leading the growth of the foundation."


Leon Shen

Advisor (Financial)

Leon was our Treasurer for the 2012/2013 financial year, and is now supporting Ruksaar in her work as current Treasurer for The Twinkle Child Foundation.


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