Meet the Management Team


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John Hudson
John is a Chartered Accountant by profession and has worked in a number of industries in New Zealand and Australia.  This experience has traversed the health, manufacturing, oil and gas and most recently , the laundry service industries.
John is committed to leading his team and creating an inclusive culture and is looking forward to engaging with all who are involved in life at Tainui Village.
Chief Executive
Donna Johnson
Operations Manager
Donna worked as a primary and special needs teacher in the UK before emigrating for a new life in New Zealand with her family in 2008.
She has held various roles in the health sector before finding her place here at Tainui.
Donna has an open door policy and encourages anyone interested in villas or chalets to visit the hub for a chat and a cup of tea.
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Joyce Kinyua

Clinical Nurse Manager
Joyce is a Registered Nurse who fell in love with geriatric care within her first year of practice.  She has a Bachelor's Degree in Nursing.
Joyce has worked in Oncology and Renal, Rest home /Nursing homes and medical surgical.  Joyce prides herself on being diverse having worked various positions in USA, Kenya, Sudan, Uganda, Australia and New Zealand.
Joyce enjoys making the environment that she works in positive and happy for both the team and residents.  She finds that so much is achieved when we are all in a happy place.  She believes in kindness and lending an ear to both residents and staff.