Kelly Stratford


Bay of Islands-Whangaroa Ward

Kelly Stratford

Kelly was first elected to Council after winning a by-election in 2017, and is one of four Bay of Islands - Whangaroa Ward Councillors for the 2019 - 22 triennium.

She has actively been involved in Playcentre, La Leche League the Puff & Pull event and coaching football.

She is now involved with the Tukau community dinners, Kawakawa Christmas Parade and writing the Kawakawa Community newsletter. She sits on the school board of trustees for both Karetu School and Bay of Islands College, and sits on the NZSTA Northland Executive Committee for schools in our region.

 “I’m passionate about community led solutions, strategies for dusty roads, recycling & waste reduction, water and waste water treatment plant upgrades. All of these have a huge impact on the wellbeing of you, your whanau, and the environment”.