Our people

Our Board and leadership team, who along with our dedicated staff and wonderful supporters, help children and young people thrive in Aotearoa New Zealand.

Our board

Variety New Zealand is governed by a voluntary Executive Committee (Board of Directors). Members are elected for a three year period and commit their time, energy, expertise and passion to ensure Variety can continue to enable children and young people to realise thier hopes and dreams.

Vic Crone
Sharon Henderson - Vice President
Dan Henderson - Treasurer
Chair, CEO Callahan Innovation
Managing Director, +More
Emma Priest
Dr Mahsa Mohaghegh 
Marama Royal 
Specialist Criminal Barrister,
Director of Women in Technology at AUT,
Chair, Ngati Whatua Orakei Trust
Blackstone Chambers
Founder and Director of She Sharp
Richard Spilg
Saunoamaali’i Karanina Sumeo
Rachael Tuwhangai
Leadership Coach at Coaching for Leaders,
Equal Employment Opportunities Commissioner, 
Co-Director of Maori and
Past President Variety
New Zealand Human Rights Commission
Pasifika Support Services

Our staff

The team at Variety works tirelessly to enable children and young people to thrive in Aotearoa New Zealand

Susan Glasgow
Sally Ward
Parminder Morgan
Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
Programme Director
Fundraising Director
Dominic Boekweit
Kiri Carter
David Dowling
Partnerships Manager
Communications Manager
Philanthropy Manager

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