Contact us

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Office Holders

ESS email:

Chairperson: Jenny Pollock

Vice-Chairperson: Mairi Borthwick

Secretary: Larraine Barton (Secretary in subject line)

Treasurer: Marcia Hengst (Treasurer in subject line)

NZQA Liaison: Shane Delaney: (NZQA liaison in subject line) Email Shane if you have any concerns about possible inaccuracies in exams and/or schedules. Shane will liaise with NZQA on your behalf.

Website Administrator: Bruce Ngataierua: (Website in subject line)

For information on the Networks of Expertise programme and access to the Google Drive resources contact Jenny Pollock at

If you have anything for the website contact Bruce Ngataierua:

If you have newsletter items contact Nick Major:

Regional Representatives

Northland and all Auckland:
Ross Stephens :
John Smith:

Waikato, South Auckland, Central NI, Coromandel
Harriet Reed-Hadley :

Tauranga, Central NI, Coromandel
Jenny Pollock until a new RR is appointed

Hawkes Bay, Gisborne area Wairapara, Te Kura
Mere Manning:
Bruce Ngataierua:

Manawatu, Horowhenua, New Plymouth
Mairi Borthwick:

Wellington, the Hutt, Horowhenua, Wairapara
Sheen Joseph

Nelson, Marlborough, Kaikoura, Westland
Mark Chamberlain:

Canterbury, Kaikoura, North Otago
Anna Johnston:
Carolyn Green:

West Coast:
Liana Climo:

Otago including Central, Southland
Daniel Bleckinger

Anyone who, for whatever reason, can’t access help from an RR or local teacher
Jenny Pollock: