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From The Missioner

From the Missioner

Auckland City Missioner, Chris Farrelly, took up his appointment on June 1st, 2016.

Prior to coming to the City Mission, Chris had been CEO of Manaia Health PHO, in Northland for 13 years.

Chris has a long history in health management and also spent 10 years working with a community development programme in a South Korean Slum.

He has a Master of Theology degree from Berkeley USA, and a Graduate Diploma in Dispute Resolution from Massey University.  His interest and involvement in conflict resolution and mediation includes membership of Arbitrators and Mediators Institute of New Zealand (AMINZ) and Resolution Institute.

Chris is often in the news. Advocacy on behalf of those who are vulnerable or may be marginalised is a key function of the Auckland City Mission, and this page will keep you up to date on the Missioner’s thinking around important social issues.