Our Team

Rebecca Culver

Founder & Managing Director

Rebecca grew up in Upper Hutt and moved to Palmerston North to complete a Bachelor of Communications at Massey University. After a year in the students association, MUSA, Rebecca moved to Wellington to work as a Learning and Development Consultant. After being made redundant Rebecca tried teacher’s college and when that didn’t work out she…

Vaughn Seymour

General Manager

Vaughn graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Management Studies in 2016. Following which, he fulfilled his ambition to pursue higher studies by completing a Post-Graduate Diploma in Management Studies (Business). He has held a wide variety of roles from a Marketing Manager, Customer Relationship Manager to a Business Development Manager in numerous sectors including insurance,…

Our Board

Angela Rowan

Board Chair

Angela is passionate about access to the right nutrition and enough food for all which has shaped her career and professional roles, focused her community involvements and influenced her social activities. Angela has held several leadership positions in nutrition in the food industry over the past 30 years. Currently, a Marketing Manager of pediatric nutrition…

Amos Palfreyman


Amos Palfreyman is passionate about food sustainability. He is the Programme Manager at FoodHQ leading projects that connect food ideas to science. This role covers the following four broad areas: strategic relationship management across a wide spectrum of stakeholders; communications and PR around trade and economic affairs; project coordination and event management, market research and…

Hannah White


Hannah loves bringing more colour into the world. She also loves food and is glad it never goes out of fashion. She hopes food waste will go out of fashion and is so proud of the mahi the Just Zilch volunteers and workers put in week in and week out to care for our city-…

Ellieda Komene


Ellieda is of Ngāpuhi descent and was born and raised in the Waikato. She has a background in tertiary education, social services, health and local government sectors and is now working in a local law firm in the Manawatū. She is passionate about social and environmental causes and enjoys engaging with people from all walks…

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