OUR PEOPLE

As the home and voice of Canterbury business, we are here to help. Our people have been carefully selected to represent and support the needs across our diverse business community, each bringing their extensive knowledge to help Canterbury business thrive.

As a member of The Chamber, you are entitled to complimentary advice from our team of experts.
Not a member? Contact our membership team to hear more about what we can do for your business.

EXECUTIVE OFFICE

Leeann Watson | Chief Executive
email
[email protected] | phone 03 353 0305

Melany-Jayne Davies | Service Development Manager
email [email protected] | phone 03 353 4169

Maxine Muscroft| Executive Assistant
email [email protected] | phone 03 366 5096

CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE

General enquires | [email protected] | 0800 50 50 96
Membership enquires |
[email protected]

Emma Taurua |
 
Customer Experience and Marketing Manager
email 
[email protected] | phone 03 740 4260

Susan Franklin | Customer Experience and Support Coordinator
email [email protected] | phone 03 353 0317

Monica Shepherd | Receptionist/Export Documentation Advisor
email [email protected] phone 03 366 5096

PARTNERSHIPS

Kathryn Peat | Partnerships Manager
email [email protected] | phone 03 740 1994

WORKPLACE RELATIONS AND HEALTH & SAFETY

HR/ER advice | [email protected]
Health and Safety advice | [email protected]

Petra Oldfield | Business Advisory Manager
email [email protected] | phone 03 740 0414

Josh te Kaat | Health and Safety Advisor
email [email protected] | phone 03 353 0304

BUSINESS GROWTH

Shirley van Waveren | Business Growth Advisor
email [email protected] | phone 03 353 0316

Jason MacRae | Business Growth Advisor - Mid Canterbury
email [email protected] | phone 027 576 0771

John Hamilton | Business Advisor
email [email protected] | phone 027 275 4190

Joris de Vocht | Business Advisor
email [email protected] | phone 03 353 0310

FINANCE 

Wendy Clarke | Finance Manager 
email [email protected] | phone 03 353 0311

Anne Jamieson | Accounts and Membership Liaison
email [email protected] | phone 03 353 0315

MARKETING AND COMMUNICATIONS

Emma Taurua | Customer Experience andMarketing Manager
email 
[email protected] | phone 03 740 4260

Hannah Pearce |
 Marketing Specialist
email [email protected] | phone 03 740 1005

Kirsten Wick | Communications and Advocacy Advisor
email [email protected] | phone 027 548 3551

LEARNING, DEVELOPMENT AND EVENTS

Booking enquiries | [email protected]
Training enquiries | [email protected]

Kelly MacKintosh | Learning and Event Designer
email [email protected] | phone 03 353 0302

Holly Andrews |
Event Manager
email [email protected] | phone 03 353 4163

Amy King | Marketing and Administration Coordinator
email [email protected] | phone 03 741 2862

EXPORT AND MANUFACTURING

Export Documentation enquiries | [email protected]

Shirley van Waveren |
 Business Advisor - International Trade
email [email protected]phone 03 353 0316

John Hamilton | Business Advisor - Manufacturing
email [email protected]phone 03 741 2566

Yuriko Nagashima | Export Documentation Advisor
email [email protected] | phone 03 366 5096

SKILLSCONNECT | MIGRANT SUPPORT

Lisa Burdes | SkillsConnect Business Advisor
email [email protected]phone 03 353 4166