Meet the team

Learn more about the people working to make our campuses healthier places for the University community.

Liz Hosking - Manager: Oranga Tauira | Student Wellbeing

Liz comes from a mental health nursing background and has specialised in child and youth mental health. She has worked across public, private and the NGO sector. As manager, she steers the team's key initiatives, while also cementing relationships across the University to ensure there's an increased awareness around the wellbeing needs of students.

Carley Fletcher - Health Promotion Advisor

As a Health Promotion Advisor, Carley’s goal is to provide accessible tools which enable students to make informed, healthy choices in relation to their wellbeing. She works in partnership with Faculties, students and service providers to develop campaigns, training opportunities, projects and events within the student wellbeing space. Carley was trained as a midwife and has a background in student engagement and support.

Eliza Melling - Health Promotion Advisor

Eliza has a violence prevention background, specialising in sexual violence prevention and is passionate about health, wellbeing, and working with people to keep communities safe. Her mahi as a health promotion advisor involves supporting a range of student wellbeing initiatives, activities and projects under the Oranga Tauira (Student Wellbeing) strategy and the University’s creating cultures of consent and respect action plan. Through adopting both health promotion and health education approaches, Eliza’s role strives to create the culture and conditions that enhance health and wellbeing for our students.

Our Wellbeing Ambassadors

Back L-R: Victoria, Daniel and Henry. Front L-R: Sarah, Neel and Shivani.

The Wellbeing team now employ six Wellbeing Ambassadors. Wellbeing Ambassadors are passionate and engaged students who support the student wellbeing team in the planning and implementation of projects and initiatives, as well as delivering messages and trainings, and stand as the student voice within the wider team.

You will often see their friendly faces at events and activations around campus throughout the year.

Stay up-to-date with news and events by keeping an eye on the Wellbeing Ambassadors Facebook page.

Contact us

We would love to hear from you! Please contact us using one of the channels below and the appropriate staff member will be in touch.

Email: wellbeing@auckland.ac.nz

Facebook: www.facebook.com/WellbeingAmbassadorsUoA