Belinda is the brains behind the birth of Makuta. As a Mum of 3 young children and a successful local business owner, her motivation and passion for securing a bright future for her children and other children in the Community is high. When she is not talking the Makuta talk, she’s walking the Kiama walk with her hubby, running her busy dog grooming business, Oztag Coaching, playing Netball, doing Bootcamp with her friends, and surfing with her kids.
David is an entrepreneur and business owner, and father of 3 children, David has extensive business experience, and recognised a gap that he could help fill, using his skills and desire to help a community he has come to love. David spends most of his days behind his laptop in his board shorts with one eye on the surf report. When he’s not in the water surfing or surf ski paddling, you can find him volunteering down at Nippers as an Age Group Manager.
Rachael is David’s wife, mother of the same 3 children , small business owner, hobby beekeeper, Local Primary School P&C Secretary and Surf Club Water Safety Volunteer. Rachael is passionate about living in a small community where it’s easy to feel connected and contribute in a positive way. Both Dave and Rachael feel strongly about helping to build a strong, resilient community, by supporting local initiatives and activities that enhance overall wellbeing.