June 9, 2023

Flo Akaoula – Ministry of Social Development Funding. Bachelor of Social Work – University of Auckland

Flo is a Tongan, Samoan, Canadian person from South Auckland and they identify as genderqueer. With a particular interest in supporting Pasifika Youth and Rainbow Pasifika Youth, Flo is very passionate about their community, social justice and creating spaces that are safe, supportive and uplifting.
June 9, 2023

Aquilla Pullen – RNZCT/AUT Scholarship. Bachelor of Health Sciences – Auckland University of Technology

Aquilla is a transgender/nonbinary person who is passionate about advocating for change and raising the level of acceptance for the trans community. Aquilla has taken many opportunities to impact their community including starting a Sexuality and Gender Acceptance group in their high school and being on the InsideOUT Youth Advisory Group.