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Our people

Senior Management Group

Back row (left to right): Deputy Chief Executive - John Diggins, General Manager Workforce and Business Development - Nikki Parsons.

Middle row (left to right): Academic Leader Undergraduate Programmes - Graeme Severinsen, Senior Lecturer/Academic Leader - Sue Smorti, Student and Administration Services Manager - Ann Trappitt, Pouhere Kaupapa Māori - Arapera Card, Director Research and Postgraduate Programmes - Dr Janis Carroll-Lind, Academic Leader Graduate Programmes and Quality - Tui Summers, Leader Education Delivery Manager - Geraldine Koopu.

Front row (seated left to right): National Human Resources Manager - Carolyn Mitchell, Finance Manager - Jackie Mitchell, Chief Executive - Kathy Wolfe, Director Teaching and Learning - Dr Rosina Merry, Marketing and Communications Manager - Andrew Bristol, Manager Learning Design and Delivery Support - Brent Thomas.

Absent: Executive Assistant - Gaylene Hopkins.

Our people are our greatest strength. He tangata, he tangata, he tangata.

Our Council

The Council is the organisation's governance group. Elected from the membership, they provide strategic direction for ECNZ.

Senior Leadership Team

The senior leadership team provides management and leadership on all of ECNZ's activities.

Life members

Life members of Te Rito Maioha Early Childhood New Zealand (ECNZ) have demonstrated distinguished service in the causes of members and early childhood education and care.