About

Staff and Board

Frances Turner – 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

EDUCATION

Pascale Parenteau – Education and Community Manager
Lucy Margaux Marinkovich – Dance Educator
Pagan Dorgan – Dance Educator
Berys Cuncannon – Education Coordinator

PRODUCTION

Andrew Lees – Technical Director
Andrew Tindal-Davies – Technical Manager
Louise Jakeway – Operations Manager
Donna Jefferis – Head of Wardrobe
Appointment pending – Stage Manager
Esther Lofley
– Wardrobe Manager
Monique Bartosh – Wardrobe Assistant
Gavin Underhill – Hire Manager

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
Appointment pending – Marketing Assistant
Esme Taylor – Events and Partnerships Manager
Diane Field – Corporate Development Manager
Appointment pending – Philanthropy Manager

ADMINISTRATION

Nigel Boyes – Office Administrator
Matt Connelly – Chief Financial Officer
Christine Dong – Assistant Accountant
Odette Alleyne – Finance Co-ordinator
Christine Hanks – Director of People and Culture
Louise Townsend – 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
John Ryan

BALLET FOUNDATION OF NEW ZEALAND

Patron: Lady Susan Satyanand

Jane Meares (Chair)
Louise Binns
Ros Burdon
Rosie Dunphy
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