Empowerment, Education, Enterprise
John is the founder of Trades at School and is on the management team of Oceania Career Academy. He is also Vice Chairperson of The Fono and has a long and extensive career in education and is an industry advisor and Pacific advisor to Manukau Institute of Technology, a training advisor to Steel Construction New Zealand and a youth guarantee advisor to the Ministry of Education. Of Fijian descent, John is President of the Auckland Fijian Executive Community Board and is also the Chair of the Auckland Mayors Pacific Natural Disaster Fund.
Anthony is the General Manager of OCA. He came from health and social services provider The Fono, where he worked for over four years as their Business Development Manager. Originally seconded to OCA, Anthony took up the GM position in early 2015 and has been instrumental in setting up OCA as a Private Training Establishment.