Our People

National Executive


The Executive Committee leads and manages the New Zealand Association of Science Educators (Incorporated) in accordance with the constitution and the policy set by the Council. Please feel free to contact any of these people to ask about the Association, the benefits of membership, or our conferences:

 

President

Doug Walker

St Patrick’s College, Wellington

Email Doug at [email protected]

 

 

 

Immediate Past President

Sam York

James Hargest College, Invercargill

Email Sam at [email protected]

 

 

 

Treasurer and Website Manager

Colin North
Waiuku College, Waiuku
Email Colin on [email protected]

 

 

 

Special Project Executive Positions


 

Publications Manager

Sam York
James Hargest College, Invercargill
Email Sam on [email protected]

 

Regional Liaison

Catherine Hunter
Mission Heights Junior High
Email Catherine on [email protected]

 

Health and Safety representative

Sarah Hay
Iona College, Havelock North
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NZASE Administrator


Donna Sellers

Email Donna on [email protected]

 

NZASE Science Communicators


Mike Stone

Email Mike on [email protected]

 

 

 

 

Jenny Rankine

Email Jenny on [email protected]

 

 

 

 

 

 


The Council


The Council governs the Association. The annual meeting of the Council is held to:

  • Receive and consider the annual report of the Executive for the preceding financial year.
  • Receive and consider the audited financial report and accounts for the preceding financial year.
  • Receive reports on membership, finance, and their activities from Branches.
  • Fix the membership subscription fee for the following financial year.
  • Appoint an auditor.
  • Transact any other business of which due notice has been given.

Standing Committees


Biology Educators’ Association of New Zealand (BEANZ) Chantal Hillier [email protected], [email protected]

Earth and Space Science (ESSE) Jenny Pollock [email protected]

Secondary Chemistry Educators of NZ (SCENZ) Murray Thompson and Ian Torrie [email protected]

New Zealand Institute of Physics (NZIP) David Housden [email protected]

Primary Science (NZAPSE) Sandy Jackson [email protected]

Science Technicians’ Association of New Zealand (STANZ) Arwen Heyworth, President STANZ [email protected]