Women in Leadership Wellington Speakers

Catherine van der Meulen

Board Member

UN Women Aotearoa NZ

Bio

Agnes Naera

Chief Executive Officer

Global Women

Bio

Leilani Frew

Deputy Secretary – Financial and Commercial

Te Tai Ōhanga The Treasury

Bio

Michael Ahearne

Chief Executive Officer

SkyCity Entertainment Group

Bio

Garrett Heraty

Managing Director

Cisco New Zealand & The Pacific Islands

Bio

Honey Hireme-Smiler

Former Captain, Disability Sport Advisor, Sky Sport Presenter

Kiwi Ferns

Bio

Rhiannon McKinnon

Chief Executive Officer

Kiwi Wealth

Bio

Rebekah Cain

Chief Sustainability Officer

Bank of New Zealand

Bio

Naila Hassan

Superintendent

New Zealand Police

Bio

Rachael Milicich

Deputy Chief Executive | Deputy Government Statistician Insights & Statistics

Stats NZ

Bio

Kristen Lunman

Serial entrepreneur, Director

Powrsuit, Hatch, Wipster

Bio

Mike Horne

Chief Executive Officer

Deloitte New Zealand

Teresa Tepania-Ashton

Director, Advocacy & Programmes

UNICEF Aotearoa

Bio

Dellwyn Stuart

Chief Executive Officer

YWCA

Bio

Robyn Shearer

Deputy Chief Executive Officer – Deputy Director General

Ministry of Health New Zealand

Bio

Mariam Ramiah

Chief Internal Audit Officer

Kiwibank

Bio

Norah Barlow

Chief Executive Officer

Heritage Lifecare

Bio

Kalyn Ponti

Chief Executive Officer

Humankind

Bio

Jenny Cameron

Chief Transformation Officer

Ministry for Primary Industries

Bio

Martine Udahemuka

Founder, 2019 wahine whetu - public sector rising woman

Learn and Innovate with New Kiwis (LINK), Government Women’s Network

Bio

Devanga Wanigasinghe

Community Partnerships Manager, Co-President

Local Government New Zealand, YWCA Aotearoa New Zealand

Bio

Eva Sherwood

Director

Deloitte New Zealand

Bio

Hana Zawodny

Burnout Buster & Head Coach

hanazawodny

Soltice Morrison

Senior Consultant, Land and Water

Aurecon

Bio

Tim Green

GM Strategy, Performance and Partners

New Zealand Trade and Enterprise

Bio

Kirsty Allott

Director and Senior Consultant

Vargo + Lewis Consultants

Erin Venter

Chief People Officer and Partner

PwC

Nina Russell

Director – Diversity and Inclusion

New Zealand Defence Force

Bio

Gala Baumfield

Youth Marketing Coordinator

Bio

Kerene Strochnetter

Managing Director

Mindful at Work

Sarah Harmer

Specialist Consultant – Wellbeing

Skills Consulting Group

Bio

Eloise Tzimas

StepChange Leadership & Development Solutions

StepChange Leadership Development

Barbara McKerrow

Chief Executive Officer

Wellington City Council

Bio

Glenda Parata

National Manager

Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment

Judy O’Brien

Culture, Diversity & Inclusion Manager

New Zealand Rugby

Bio

Megan Martin

Head of Public Sector and Enterprise

Vodafone New Zealand

Alma Shaw

Private Secretary, Diversity, Inclusion and Ethnic Communities

Minister of Diversity, Inclusion and Ethnic Communities

Alex Martin

Leadership and Organisational Coach

AM Coaching & Development

Bio

Kushla Beacon

HR Consultant

Bio

Anna Muir

Director of People & Culture

Humankind

Christine Langdon

Co Founder

The Good Registry