Our People

Michael Stevens


Talent & Employment

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Michael joined Be. Lab in 2020 as a Relationship Manager in the Talent team. He has a long history of community activism and is a strong believer in helping create cultural change that opens possibilities for those who may have been excluded in the past.

Michael was the architect and founding Director of the Rainbow Tick programme, New Zealand’s first LGBTTI+ workplace Diversity and Inclusion programme. Prior to this he has held roles in the Sociology Department at the University of Auckland, was Chair of the New Zealand AIDS Foundation, and was an English Language teacher. Michael has travelled widely and lived in Istanbul for eight years.


+64 9 309 8966
The Be. Lab Office
Suite 204
Level 2
48 Greys Avenue
Auckland Central
Auckland 1010
(Visits by appointment only)

PO Box 874
Shortland Street
Auckland 1140
New Zealand