Chief Executive - Tui Ora

Hayden has over 25 years of experience in senior health management and is currently Chief Executive of Tui Ora Limited (a Maori development organisation and provider of health services).

He has over 40 years of health sector experience in mental health, community and medical services, including the position of Director of Clinical Services with Taranaki Healthcare Limited.

Hayden has held a wide range of governance positions, including Interim Chairman National Health Board, Chairmanship of Taranaki District Health Board and Health Sponsorship Council.

He is currently Chairman of TSB Community Trust, TSB Group Ltd and is a Director of TSB.
In 2017 Hayden was awarded the Taranaki Mayoral Award for Business Excellence.

Hayden is of Te Atiawa, Taranaki and Ngati Awa descent.  Married to the late Antonia, he has three adult children, and four grandchildren.