Our Team

The team at Outward Bound New Zealand are based in Wellington and beautiful Anakiwa in the Marlborough Sounds.

Wellington Team

Wellington is the home of our ‘administration’ hub. Our office on Queens Wharf houses our CEO, enrolments team, marketing, finance and funding. We’re always here to help, so if you are local or visiting Wellington, please come in and see us!

 OB wellington team

 

Victor Klap: CEO
Amanda Fogarty: Enrolments Manager
Tina van Dijk: Commercial Manager
Karla Paotonu: Funds Development Manager
Stephanie Kuttner: Marketing & Communications Manager
Nick Johnston: Digital Marketing and Design Coordinator
Pam Francombe:
Funding Coordinator
Caroline Campbell: Funding Administrator
Paul Lancaster: Accounts Administrator
Dee Shuker: Business Analyst
Maree Hoare: Business Development Manager - Professional Courses
Rachael Frear: Community Development Manager
James Wilson: Business Development Manager
Krishan Kumar: Relationship Manager
Ryan Williams: Community Development Manager
Piata Costello: Account Manager - Disability & Professional Courses
Natalie Wilson: Enrolments and Administration Support
Carissa Thane: Enrolments Coordinator
Jill Kerr: Enrolments Coordinator

Anakiwa Team

The school in Anakiwa is where the Outward Bound magic happens. The school sees at least 2,000 students a year, so there’s a large team to manage the intakes. Along with our course instructors, there a number of administration staff and nurses based at the school on a day to day basis.

 

Team

Simon Graney: School Director
Sharon Nicholas: Training Manager
Meg Ryan: Course Design Manager
Kelly Hamilton: Research & Development Manager
Hamish Reid: Safety Manager
Catherine Kircher: Operations Manager
Rowena Williams: Business Manager
Ruth Schaffer: Administrator
Donna Drusky: Medical Screener / Registered Nurse
Marcel Rood: Catering Manager
Vic Koller: Maintenance Manager

Want to learn more about our awesome instructors? 

Check out their profiles here.