Meet the Team

Bernie Pone

Bernie Pone 

Community Sport Engagement Manager 

Bernie is a passionate Mangere local with over 20 years’ experience in frontline operations and administration in the not-for-profit, social services, education and sport sectors. She has worked in national, regional, provincial and local governance with the Auckland Touch Association, and managed school and club teams in different codes

Email: Bernie@clmnz.co.nz

Liz  Tupuhi

Liz Tupuhi 

Delivery Manager 

Hailing from Counties Manukau, Liz is very energetic and currently delivers Hulanesian Fitness to the local community, is involved with Touch and Netball, and supports the local Waka Ama club with coaching and development.

Email: Lit@clmnz.co.nz 

 Daniel Cork

Daniel Cork 

Sector Development / Spaces & Places

Daniel Cork is a hard-working and committed South Auckland resident with his most recent role as Community Nutrition and Physical Activity Advisor with responsibility for the Targeted Populations Programme in the region.

Email: DCO@clmnz.co.nz  

Jason McIntosh-Kerr

Jason McIntosh-Kerr

Coaching and Talent Development Manager 

Jason is the Coaching and Talent Development Manager for Counties Manukau Sport Region. Promoting, educating and recruiting coaches around the outstanding courses and workshops available to them within the Sport New Zealand curriculum.
Jason joins us with a wealth of knowledge and experience around athlete development and coaching in the sports of boxing, athletics and rugby.

Email: JMK@clmnz.co.nz