Chief Executive - Joshua Tabor
Joshua (Josh) Tabor started in the role of Chief Executive of SCOUTS New Zealand in June 2017.
With a PhD in leadership studies, Josh came to SCOUTS from a senior role as Director, Organisational Development with New Zealand Police. In that role he was responsible for delivering New Zealand Police’s cultural and workforce initiatives. Prior to joining New Zealand Police Josh worked for the State Services Commission where he and his team designed the talent management system, leadership development pathway, and refreshed the leadership competencies for the New Zealand Public Service.
Josh also has considerable Scouting credentials which include serving as an Adult Leader with a Kapiti Coast Scout Group and Group Leader and Adult Leader with a Wellington group along with serving as a member of the SCOUTS New Zealand Board.
Josh is passionate about providing youth and leaders with the resources and support they need to continue to grow scouting, and giving all kiwi kids the chance to experience the adventure of SCOUTS New Zealand.