Our core team

Justine Munro

Justine is the Co-Founder and Director of the 21C Skills Lab™. 
She was previously the Director of the Champions for Change, a group of 50 NZ CEOs and Chairs committed to advancing diversity and inclusion, and Executive Director of Education at Social Ventures Australia.

Justine has led or helped establish a number of organisations including the Springboard TrustStarpath, NZ Centre for Social Innovation, Global Women, DiverseNZ, the Champions for ChangeTupuToa, and the Well Foundation. She has sat on or chaired a number of boards including NZQA, Z Energy, Simplicity Charitable Trust, TupuToa, Teach First NZ, the Akina Foundation and the Well Foundation. She is a former McKinsey & Company consultant, lawyer specialising in indigenous issues and Rhodes Scholar.

Co-Founder and Director

 justine@21cskillslab.com      +64 21 537 790

Faye is the Co-Founder and Director of the 21C Skills Lab™. She is also the Director of Langdon Consulting and the founder and, until recently, the managing director at NZ Global Women Trust. She has had a varied career spanning significant business development, business partnerships and business startup expertise. Faye has worked through and resolved challenging complex projects and issues at multiple levels in the business, community and education sectors.

Prior to establishing her own business she was Director of Business Development at AUT University where she established the inaugural secondary school community partnership scholarship fund of $1 million and worked on the $25 million public private partnership of Millennium Institute being integrated into the AUT Campus. Faye was a trustee with The Centre for Social Innovation establishing a pilot Social Entrepreneurs School in Auckland, and is now a trustee of TupuToa and the Middlemore Foundation for Health Innovation.

Faye Langdon

Co-Founder and Director

faye@21cskillslab.com      +64 21 780 138

saphron@21cskillslab.com      +64 21 154 6726 

Saphron is the Chief Communicator of the 21C Skills Lab™.  Previously, Saphron was the Project Navigator of Oyster Workshop working across a number of key change projects in the education, youth and Pasifika space. 

 During her time studying at AUT, Saphron was a Pasifika peer mentor and student tutor supporting Pasifika students at the Central and South Auckland campuses. 

Saphron Cawley Matamua

Chief Communicator

Our friends

We draw on a wonderful network of people to help with our projects, including:

Jessica Holdaway


Benjamin Brooking


Baruch ter Wal


Jade Tang-Taylor

Design Direction

Our partners

We collaborate with some terrific organisations in New Zealand and globally:

Education Changemakers Logo which has an orangecircle and a lowercase e and a lowercase c just to the right above the e and the words education changemakers next to it.
Foundation for Young Australians logo which has 'fya' then a line, then the words 'FOUNDATION FOR Young Australians' to the right.
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RAD Science Solutions logo that has blue bold letters spelling 'RAD'. Next to it there are floating dots and figures of people.