About

Staff and Board

Celia Walmsley – Interim Executive Director
Patricia Barker – Artistic Director

ARTISTIC

Clytie Campbell – Ballet Master
Laura Schultz – Ballet Master
Nick Schultz – Ballet Master
Michelle Lewis – Artistic Planning Manager
Nicholas Giles-Palmer – Company Class Pianist
Christine Pearce MNZM – Music Librarian
Pagan Dorgan – Children’s Ballet Master

EDUCATION

Pascale Parenteau – Education and Community Manager
Berys Cuncannon – Education Coordinator
Lucy-Margaux Marinkovich & Bea Lee-Smith – Dance Educators

PRODUCTION

Andrew Lees – Technical Director
Andrew Tindal-Davies – Technical Manager
Louise Jakeway – Operations Manager
Donna Jefferis – Head of Costume
Esther Lofley – Costume Manager
Monique Bartosh – Costume Assistant
Gavin Underhill – Hire Manager
Anthony Goodin – Head Mechanist
Kieran Gunn – Carpenter

MARKETING AND DEVELOPMENT

Susannah Lees-Jeffries – Director of Marketing and Development
Eleanor Bucher – Marketing and Sales Manager
Jeremy Brick – Media and Communications Manager
Hayley McCarthy – Ticketing Manager
Anna Hinderwell – Marketing Assistant
Lisa Parkes – Events and Partnerships Manager
Diane Field – Corporate Development Manager
Bryna O’Brien-Kiddey – Philanthropy Manager

ADMINISTRATION

Jane Burke – Office Administrator
Jan Dunne – Chief Financial Officer
Christine Dong – Assistant Accountant
Jude Krautschun – Accounting Administrator
Christine Hanks – Director of People and Culture
Michelle Parish – EA/HR Administrator
Tony King – National Administrator, Friends of the RNZB

BOARD OF TRUSTEES  (click title to view profiles)

Steven Fyfe (Chair)
Toby Behan
Lisa Bates
Lilias Bell
Ros Burdon
Candis Craven
Isaac Hikaka
Trish Oakley

BALLET FOUNDATION OF NEW ZEALAND

Patron: Lady Susan Satyanand

Jane Meares (Chair)
Louise Binns
Ros Burdon
Sarah Cole
Ann-Louise Gower
Victoria Muir
Ian Webster

Three By Ekman St James Theatre, Wellington, NZ. 16.05.2017. Three By Ekman, performed by the Royal New Zealand Ballet. Season 17 May to 15 June 2017. Photo credit: Stephen A’Court. COPYRIGHT ©Stephen A’Court