One Team

Our people come from a broad range of disciplines, and are the visionaries behind some of the most successful events in New Zealand, each bringing their extensive experience and knowledge to help the Society.

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Our Values: 

One team  ·  Exceed Expectations  ·  Integrity  ·  Leaders·  Heritage 

Our Leadership Team

The Society’s Leadership Team is responsible for leading key daily functions within the Society, regarding Society operations, projects and organisational decisions.

Peter Nation
Chief Executive
Erin Fairgray
People and Safety Manager
Nick Dromgool
General Manager Commercial
Taryn Storey
Marketing and Communications Manager
Richard Ferdinands
Head of Operations

Our Events Managers 

The Society’s Event Managers are responsible for managing the delivering of our owned events Fieldays, Equidays and T.H.E Expo. 

Nicky Garland
Major Events Manager
Ammie Hardie
Senior Event Manager – Equidays & THE Expo

Our Board

A commitment to leadership in technology, innovation, education and internationalisation are the Boards vision and strategic direction for the Society. The Boards directors come from a variety of backgrounds all bringing a diverse range of knowledge, perspective and experience to guide the long-term vision for the organisation.

Peter Carr
President and Board Chair
James Allen
Vice President
Lance Enevoldsen
Jenni Vernon
Chair - Assets and Facilities Committee
Bill Falconer
Co-opted Director
David Gasquoine
Elected Board Member
Clint Gulliver
Chair - Events Committee
Graeme Smith