Announcing the 2024 Selection Panel for the 3 Kapu Kawhe™ Mentorship Programme

Auckland, New Zealand – MYLN (Multiethnic Young Leaders NZ) is excited to announce the 2024 selection panel for the 3 Kapu Kawhe Mentorship Programme.

Last week, on Wednesday the 29th of May, 2024, the 3 Kapu Kawhe selection panel convened to review applications from potential mentees. Together, they selected the final mentee cohort and matched each mentee with one of the programme’s mentors for the 2024 cycle.

“We extend a massive mihi to our incredible panellists for their invaluable contributions throughout the review, selection, and pairing process,” said Michelle Huang, Chair of MYLN. “Their generous commitment to this kaupapa ensured a thorough and thoughtful selection of mentees.”

The 3 Kapu Kawhe selection panel consists of a group of accomplished senior leaders from diverse ethnic backgrounds who are passionate about supporting and empowering the next generation of ethnically diverse leaders in Aotearoa New Zealand.

The selection panel members for 2024, listed alphabetically, are:

About 3 Kapu Kawhe

3 Kapu Kawhe  is a short-term, cross-cultural mentoring initiative pairing ethnically diverse young leaders with experienced NZ executives for three transformative conversations. Mentees pay it forward by having three cups of coffee with a student leader, creating a ripple effect that supports the development of young, diverse leaders across generations.

About MYLN

MYLN (Multiethnic Young Leaders NZ) is a network of ethnically diverse young leaders between the ages of 18 and 35 who are committed to strengthening social cohesion, championing ethnic and intersectional diversity in leadership, and empowering diverse young New Zealanders.