Shaun has trained with the Maori Business Facilitation Service and NZ Trade and Enterprise. As the Director of Grow Ltd, he has hosted and facilitated NFP and business forums, conferences and events on more than 100 occasions. His experience in facilitating in contentious and confrontational environments has included co-facilitating men’s violence programs in the Hawkes Bay for over 5 years, where more than 90% of participants were referred to the program via the courts and Police.
His qualifications include a Bachelor of Business Studies, a Diploma of Management and Post Grad qualifications in Industrial Relations and Employment Dispute Resolution. Shaun also works two days a week with a national accounting firm that has strong networks across the rural sector, and is a Founder and Trustee of the Better Communities Trust.