MAWSA has some pretty cool staff. They work all year round to keep the cogs turning when it comes to our day-to-day operations.


Caitlin Barlow-Groome
Association Manager


Caitlin is our Team Mum, keeping all our ducks in a row. If you don’t know who to contact, give her a call and she will help you out, or email her and she will forward it on to where it needs to go.
 04 979 3763

Joe Shadwell
Clubs' Development Coordinator


Thom looks after all our Clubs, Societies & Cultural Groups. This basically means that when clubs are doing fun stuff, Thom is doing the paperwork. Get in touch if you are interested in joining a club or starting your own. Thom is always happy to sit down and chat about your ideas and point you in the right direction to make it happen.
 04 979 3759

Julian Tanaka
Student Advocate


Not only does Julian hook you up with the free food, he is also the man to see when you are in need. Whether you’re feeling like you haven’t been fairly marked on an assignment or you’re needing a little financial help till next payday, Julian will sort it!
 04 979 3762

Dani Watt
Student Experience Coordinator


Dani is responsible for all our awesome events such as Orientation, De-Stress Fest, the Ball, and anything else she puts her mind to. Dani is available to assist students planning their own events on campus and is your first port of call if you have any crazy ideas! As well as this, Dani also helps get Campus Co-Lab projects off the ground.
 04 979 3764

Harry Weise


Harry looks after all MAWSA’s creative needs. From the website to pamphlets to event branding, he's a whizz at anything creative. If you've got feedback, or keen to get involved in this area, get in touch with Harry.
04 979 3756.

Kate Te Ao
Class Reps Coordinator



Kate coordinates the Class Rep programme alongside our Education VP.

Advertising & Sponsorship



To find out about advertising or sponsorship opportunities on campus or in our student media, please contact Caitlin Barlow-Groome or Laura Macdonald.

Information regarding advertising can be found on the Advertising page here
04 979 3765