About the New Zealand Principals Federation

National Office


The NZPF National Office is located in the central business district in Wellington. The President works from the National Office where they are supported by two full time staff and one part time staff member.  

The Executive Officer is the most recently established position and is currently held by Liz Hawes. Liz is responsible for communications, including editing New Zealand Principal, editing the Federation Flyer, managing the website, media relations and Government relations.

She also prepares submissions, and speeches for the President and works with the Business Partners' Team in preparing contracts and communications with business partners. 

The Office Manager takes care of the day-to-day office functions and is likely to be your first point of contact with the National Office. Jan Franklin was appointed to this position in late 2010.

To email any of the NZPF National Office team please click on their names below.

Iain Taylor, President

Liz Hawes, Executive Officer

Jan Franklin, Office Manager

Patrick Purcell, Communications and Administration Assistant


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