Tauranga, NZ-BP, New Zealand
Mennie Scapens, MEd, has a background in educational leadership, having co-founded Matahui School, an independent primary school in Katikati, NZ, in 1988. (www.matahui.school.nz ) A retired school principal, she has a deep admiration and respect for teachers, and a life-long passion for education. Her areas of interest include MI theory, creativity, effective thinking, and human diversity and potential.
Mennie had a long involvement with the Women’s Gathering at Tauhara, which was held annually for 20 years until 2013 at Taupo, NZ.
Through her Courage & Renewal facilitation, she offers people the opportunity to take time-out from their busy lives, to reconnect with themselves and review their work, their relationships and life’s other mysteries and happenings. Her goal is to help develop successful vision-led organisations where people are valued and personal connections and trust are able to thrive.
For rest and relaxation Mennie enjoys keeping fit, playing basketball, hiking and spending time with family and friends.
Specialty Areas: Business, Consulting, Creativity, Diversity, Education, Leadership, Nature, Nonprofit