Pechez Perenara

Class of: 2014
School: Auckland Girls' Grammar School
Scholarship Partner: Fletcher Building
Pechez attended KATTI in 2014 which is a Maori leadership programme and was part of the Roots Creative Entrepreneur programme winning an award for a project for Pollination with Bees. Pechez is also member of the school's Human Rights Group and also part of the school photography group.

"..Pechez is a superb role model and is a determined student…She has continued to grow in confidence and has deservedly earned the esteem of her peers and teachers.  In all subject areas Pechez shows a genuine interest and a thirst for knowledge.  Always respectful and positive she consistently tries her very best to achieve success.." Carter Murphy, Year 12 Dean, Auckland Girls Grammar School.

She trains at boxing twice a week and also works part time where she was quickly appointed to a Team Leader role.

Pechez has a clear vision to attend Victoria University and study for a Bachelor of Commerce / Business double majoring in Economics and Public Policy and one day plans to work for the NZ Government as an Economist.