Meet the next generation of elected leaders in Auckland and Northland

ActionStation are profiling inspiring young independent candidates who are standing in local elections around NZ.

A collage of seven young people in different outside settings
A collage of seven young people in different outside settings
Young independent candidates standing for local councils in 2019

The following candidates are standing in the Northland or Auckland regions.

Amy Macdonald

Amy holding her child at  a beach with the moana (sea) and a motu (island) behind them
Amy holding her child at  a beach with the moana (sea) and a motu (island) behind them

Shaquille Shortland

Shaquille smiling in the middle of a group of young people
Shaquille smiling in the middle of a group of young people
Shaquille, centre, with members of a youth group he mentors

Victoria Tupou

Portrait of Victoria sitting on porch with a red bicycle in the background
Portrait of Victoria sitting on porch with a red bicycle in the background

Damian Light

Damian at a local market looking to camera, smart suit jacket and a name badge
Damian at a local market looking to camera, smart suit jacket and a name badge

Dillon Tooth

Dillon standing next to one of his hand painted signs with thumbs up
Dillon standing next to one of his hand painted signs with thumbs up

Isaac Mercer

Isaac at a beach with sunset behind him
Isaac at a beach with sunset behind him

Zoe Brownlie

Zoe smiling to camera leaning on a tree trunk
Zoe smiling to camera leaning on a tree trunk

Nicholas Hunter Connop

Nicolas is behind a sign with an image of a clock and the words ‘vote Connop’; he’s smiling and pointing at his watch.
Nicolas is behind a sign with an image of a clock and the words ‘vote Connop’; he’s smiling and pointing at his watch.

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