Jill Laplanche – Chief Executive 

 Jill Laplanche

Based in our National Office in Porirua, Jill is NZRDA's new Chief Executive. Prior to joining us, Jill spent many years in executive roles in the health and disability sector. She has also worked in the education sector. Her most recent roles were as a Regional Manager for the New Zealand School Trustees Association and, before that, as General Manager Operations for Deaf Aotearoa.

"Working with people is my passion", says Jill. "I’m pleased to be part of such a fantastic organisation which reaches across New Zealand. I look forward to using my skills and experience to help take NZRDA through the next phase of growth and development so that ultimately we can reach more riders, offering a sustainable, safe and valued service."

Lynn Coory – Human Resources Manager

Rachelle Perkins – Finance and Administration Manager

Dna Wells – National Training Manager

Shireen Maindonald – Fundraising Co-ordinator

Jill Paterson – Training and Certification Co-ordinator

Louise Tunley – Operational Support Co-ordinator