Jill Laplanche: Chief Executive
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."
Donna Kennedy: Manager – Operations
Dna Wells: Manager – Programmes
Shireen Maindonald: Manager – Fundraising and Campaigns
Lynn Coory: Manager – Human Resources
Rachelle Perkins: Manager – Business Services
Jill Paterson: Operations Coordinator
Louise Tunley: Operations Coordinator
Alice Saville: Business Support Coordinator
Stephanie Blackford: Business Support Coordinator