Stephanie Railey has been in business and living locally, for the past fifteen years. She is concerned at the current lack of opportunity in the area and feels the time is right to make positive progress towards growing the district economically so the benefits can filter through the community. Interests include, current issues, boating, fishing, rural living and creative pastimes. I Offer You: Common sense with practical thinking; A good listening ear; Enthusiasm to improve and promote the district; Experience in dealing with a wide range of people and situations; Ability to think outside the square. I will listen to your concerns. Vote for Stephanie Railey at this first Rodney Local Board election and allow me to be your representative and Advocate, to ensure Auckland City Council hear your voice and the voice of the people from the 'Gateway to the North'.