Board Members

Stella Chan - Chairperson - CNSST Foundation

Trustee since: October 2011
Qualifications/Memberships/Awards: Bachelor of Law (LLB)
Professional Field: Law
Term:22nd board until October 2021

Stella migrated to New Zealand from Hong Kong in 1987. She obtained her law degree from University of Auckland and was admitted as a barrister and solicitor of the High Court of New Zealand in 1999. She is a founding partner of Auckland law firm Forest Harrison. Stella is the immediate past president of the Hong Kong New Zealand Business Association for which she served as president for 2 years. She has been a member of the Auckland Conservation Board since September 2011, an appointment made by the Minister of Conservation. Stella was a founding trustee of the Chinese Conservation Education Trust and served on the board of trustees for over 8 years. Stella was chairperson of that trust between 2004 and 2006.