SPC members and contacts
Members of the New Zealand Secondary Principals' Council (NZSPC) are listed with email contact information on this web page.
NZSPC members serve for two years, and half of the Council is elected each November. The Chairperson is elected by Council members, the PPTA Executive nominates a member, and a PPTA advisory officer acts as secretary.
NZ Secondary Principals' Council (NZSPC)
Canterbury, Aoraki (Area 11): James Morris, Chair
James is principal of Darfield High School.
Upper, Central & Lower Northland (Area 1): Jack Anderson
Jack is principal of Whangaroa College
Auckland Northeast (Northern and Eastern wards - Area 2): Christine Allen
Christine is principal of Carmel College
Auckland Southwest (Southern and Western wards - Area 3): Maurie Abraham
Maurie is principal of Hobsonville Point Secondary School.
Counties-Manukau & Thames Valley (Area 4): Chris Betty
Chris is principal of Tuakau College.
Waikato & Central Plateau (Area 5): Virginia Crawford
Virginia is principal of Fraser High School.
Western Bay of Plenty, Bay of Plenty (Area 6): Alan Liddle
Alan is principal of Te Puke High School.
Hawkes Bay, East Coast (Area 7): Lance Christiansen
Rosey is principal of Central Hawke’s Bay College.
Taranaki, Manawatu-Whanganui (Area 8): Rosey Mabin
Rosey is principal of Inglewood High School.
Wellington, Hutt Valley, Wairarapa (Area 9): Nic Richards
Nic is principal at Naenae College.
Nelson, Marlborough, West Coast (Area 10): Catherine Ewing
Catherine is principal of Nelson College for Girls.
Otago-Southland region (Area 12): Lynlee Smith
Lynlee is principal of Fiordland College
Area School Principals: Stephen Walters
Stephen is principal of Rangiora New Life School
Māori Principals: Robin Fabish
Robin is principal of Tamatea High School
Women principals: Kate Gainsford.
Kate is principal of Aotea College, Porirua.
PPTA Executive member: Simon Reid
PPTA secretary to NZSPC: Deputy General Secretary Yvonne Oldfield
PPTA Field Officer: Roger Tobin