The Team

The EDNZ Board is currently made up of 14 regional representatives.

Chair

Dr David Wilson
CEO of Northland Inc,
Member of PGF Advisory Panel

Deputy Chair

Paul Casson, CEO of Venture Southland

Chair of Audit and Risk

John Christie, CEO of Enterprise Dunedin

Member

Pam Ford, GM Economic Development, Auckland Tourism Events and Economic Development (ATEED)

Member

Michael Bassett-Foss, CEO of Waikato Regional Economic Development Agency (Te Weka)

Member

Steve Breen, CEO of Activate Tairawhiti


Member

Stuart Trundle, CEO of Venture Taranaki

Member

David Perks, GM Economic Development, Wellington Regional Economic Development Agency

Member

Laura Dawson, Strategy and Performance Manager, Christchurch NZ

Member

Michelle Templar, CEO of Destination Rotorua

Member

Mark Rawson, CEO of Nelson Regional Development Agency

Member

Chris Mackenzie, CEO of Development West Coast

Member

Linda Stewart, CEO of Central Economic Development Agency

Member

Heather Warwick, CEO of Enterprise North Canterbury

Member

Carolyn Neville, CEO Business Hawkes Bay