Vasa Cynthia Collins (Fia)
Diversity Manager, Diversity Works New Zealand
Fia is of Samoan heritage and was born and raised in Ranui, west Auckland. She is a trained secondary school teacher of History, Social Studies and Gagana Samoa. She has previously worked in the State sector, community engagement roles and employment advocacy. She has particular expertise in designing and delivering cultural responsiveness and inclusion programmes for the workplace as well as mentoring young women.
BA, GradDipTchg – University of Auckland