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Announcement of TongaHealth’s New CEO

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10th April 2018 On behalf of the Board and staff of the Tonga Health Promotion Foundation, we are delighted to announce the appointment of Mrs ‘Ofeina Filimoehala as our new Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Mrs. Filimoehala will assume her position on Monday, 16th April 2018 replacing Mrs Seini Filiai who retired late last year.

TongaHealth is the lead agency responsible for the coordination of the ‘Hala Fononga’ National Strategy for the Prevention of Non-Communicable Diseases 2015-2020, and since its inception TongaHealth has been working towards implementing bets practice evidence based strategies that will impact on the reduction of heart disease, diabetes and cancer.

Mrs. Filimoehala who joins us from the Tonga Development Bank, brings experience and expertise to assist TongaHealth to meet future challenges, through a proven record of operational leadership, strategy development, customer service, team building, financial management and relationship management.

We would like to take this opportunity to express a special thank you to all of the partners and look forward to many productive years ahead ensuring that the people of Tonga are well served in relation to the delivery of excellence in Non-Communicable disease prevention programmes.

Jeanie McKenzie will continue as Officer in Charge (Acting CEO) until the 15th April.


Issued by: Tonga Health Promotion Foundation, email: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it






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