Roger Loveridge, has dedicated many years to endeavours focused on educating young people.
He spent 15 years serving on schools’ Boards of Trustees, and reinvented the Young Enterprise Scheme in the Western BOP – a scheme he ran for ten years.
Roger is a life member of Tauranga Chamber of Commerce. He was involved in the initial organisation of the Tauranga Business Awards and was then one of a team of award judges over an eight year period.
He started (and then ran for 25 years) Bay Business Centre - a successful company selling and installing technology into BOP businesses.
Now semi-retired, Roger continues to give of his time doing voluntary work within the community.
Roger retired as the Chairman of the Bay of Plenty Education Trust in June 2020.