OUR PEOPLE

NHRU LIFE MEMBERS

Pat Delich - 1996

Peter Dolan - 2000

Chris Kennings - 2005

Peter Thorburn - 2005

Ray Diver - 2005

Wayne 'Buck' Shelford - 2006

Clive 'Spy' Kelly - 2006

Miles Marcroft - 2014

Dr John Mayhew - 2015

John McKittrick - 2020

Chris Mitchell - 2023

STAFF

ADMINISTRATION

ADRIAN DONALD
CHIEF EXECUTIVE

021 71 2225

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ROHIT PATEL
FINANCE MANAGER

(09) 447 2104

021 446 386

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RUGBY OPERATIONS

NICK MULVANEY
HEAD OF RUGBY OPERATIONS

(09) 447 2106

​​​​​​​027 672 6917

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SARAH PERRY
COMPETITIONS & EVENTS MANAGER

(09) 447 2115 ​​​​​​​

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TERESA UNDERWOOD 
OPERATIONS & PARTICIPATION EXECUTIVE

021 251 7847

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RUGBY ENGAGEMENT & PARTICIPATION

BILL WIGGLESWORTH
HEAD OF RUGBY ENGAGEMENT & PARTICIPATION

021 742 788

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JACOB CORBETT
RUGBY MANAGER: YOUTH RUGBY​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

021 150 7765

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RYAN NIXON
RUGBY MANAGER: MATCH OFFICIALS & REFEREES​​​​​​​

021 206 3994

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DANIELLE HARRISON
RUGBY MANAGER: WOMEN'S AND GIRLS

027 848 8979

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JACK BERGIN
RUGBY MANAGER: JUNIOR RUGBY​​​​​​​

021 090 73350

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SAMARIA KAIPO
LEAD ACTIVATOR: GIRL'S RUGBY

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COMMERCIAL TEAM

ELLEN KUNZLI
COMMERCIAL MANAGER

021 024 19949

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MAX SHARP

DIGITAL CONTENT

MARKETING EXECUTIVE

022 046 8221

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HIGH PERFORMANCE

ALEX KING
HEAD OF PERFORMANCE

021 959 916

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BEN AFEAKI
NPC HEAD COACH

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KENNY ADDISON
NPC ASSISTANT COACH & HEAD OF PATHWAYS

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JEREMY ADAMS
RUGBY PATHWAYS MANAGER

021 704 296

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CHRIS SMYLIE
PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT MANAGER

021 284 6975

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RICCARDO MICHELINI
ASSISTANT STRENGTH & CONDITIONING COACH

CLIVE KELLY
ASSISTANT TEAM MANAGER

021 924 136

MATT WENHAM
PHYSIOTHERAPIST

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KEISHI OGURA
PERFORMANCE ANALYST​​​​​​​

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BOARD OF DIRECTORS

ALAN LINSTROM
PRESIDENT​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

SIMON WILLIAMSON
VICE PRESIDENT​​​​​​​

BRENDON PICKERILL
EMERGING DIRECTOR​​​​​​​

GERARD VAN TILBORG
CHAIRMAN & DIRECTOR​​​​​​​

GARY HOWARTH
DIRECTOR​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

SIMON CHEESMAN
DIRECTOR​​​​​​​

AMY MCNICOL
DIRECTOR​​​​​​​

ROBERT COLHOUN
​​​​​​​DIRECTOR​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

REBECCA STANAWAY
DIRECTOR​​​​​​​​​​​​​​