Eve Jolly

Board Member

Eve has experience in human rights, social enterprise and corporate law. Her particular interests include children’s rights, and supporting civil society to improve communities.  Since 2015 Eve has been a venture manager at the Ākina Foundation; she builds the capability of people and organisations to deliver social and environmental impact in New Zealand. 

Prior to this, Eve ran a social enterprise in New York providing food to households devastated by Hurricane Sandy, and spent a number of years working for World Vision in Eastern Europe advocating for government policy reform to improve orphanage care, disability education, and combat child trafficking. She has previously been a solicitor at Chapman Tripp.