Hearts Aflame is organised by a team of lay volunteers who are dedicated to serving the Catholic Church in New Zealand, and passionate about living and sharing the truth and fullness of the Catholic faith.

These volunteers come from across the country and a variety of backgrounds, and each bring years of experience in ministry.

Scroll down to meet our team and see the different areas they focus on. You can get in touch with our team via the Contact page, or learn more about how you can support Hearts Aflame in our FAQ.

Jemma Brunton

Jemma Brunton

Director

Katie Malone

Katie Malone

Deputy Director

Thom Saywell

Thom Saywell

Deputy Director & Tech

Karen Geaney

Karen Geaney

Chapel

Tonya Stewart

Tonya Stewart

Events & Coordination

Viane Makalio

Viane Makalio

Events & Coordination

Carmela Nepomuceno

Carmela Nepomuceno

Admin

Katherine Abbott

Katherine Abbott

Promo & Marketing

Jess Jackman

Jess Jackman

Promo & Marketing

Emily Maguire

Emily Maguire

Pastoral

Augustine Lee

Augustine Lee

Pastoral

Isaac Rebello

Isaac Rebello

Tech