Council

InternetNZ is governed by a council of twelve who is elected by members. Currently the president is Jamie Baddeley. Councillors are required to register any interests, commercial, political or organisational, which they believe may be relevant to the perception of their conduct. You can read this in the register of interests.

Current council members

Elected for a Three Year Term - AGM 2015 (Term Ends AGM 2018)

Jamie Baddeley

President: Jamie Baddeley

Email: President@internetnz.net.nz

Jamie is an information technology, telecommunications and Internet professional. He has been on council since 2006, having served as Vice President between 2009 and 2014. 

He is a former President of the Internet Service Providers Association of New Zealand, and is a current trustee of the New Zealand Network Operators Group. He's been a member of the IPv6 Taskforce and spent almost a decade building a national fibre optic network. He can remember what a dialup modem sounds like and doesn't have particularly fond memories of it.

Joy Liddicoat

Vice President: Joy Liddicoat

Email: VicePresident@internetnz.net.nz

Joy has participated in and supported the country code Name Supporting Organisation along with InternetNZ's two subsidiary Chief Executives and InternetNZ staff.

In October 2007 Joy joined the .nz Oversight Committee and, with Frank March and Richard Currey supported the committee’s transition to the Domain Name Commission Limited (DNCL) and from 2012-2013 served as its chair.

Elected for a Three Year Term - AGM 2015 (Term Ends AGM 2018)

Richard HulseHamish MacEwan

Email: Richard.Hulse@internetnz.net.nz

Richard is digital product lead and analyst at Radio New Zealand where he is responsible for the overall design, build and technical operation of RNZ's online properties. Setting up one of New Zealand's larger media sites has given Richard a unique perspective on the operation of the internet, peering, and the interaction between content and the community.
Richard strongly believes in an internet that does not discriminate, and in the internet as an enabler of social change and societal improvement.

Brenda Wallace

Brenda Wallace

Email: Brenda.Wallace@internetnz.net.nz    

Brenda is a programmer at Rabid Tech. She has worked in technical and team lead roles in Open source, mobile telecommunications, movie VFX, and electricity generation. Brenda has been described as "the person I'd most want on my team if I were fighting against a killer-robot apocalypse."

 Elected for a Three Year Term - AGM 2016 (Term Ends AGM 2019)

Keith Davidson

Keith Davidson 

Email: Keith.davidson@internetnz.net.nz

Keith has a long and deep history within InternetNZ, and representing InternetNZ's interests in the international arena. He serves on the IANA Stewardship Transition Group (ICG), the group of 30 individuals selected to develop the plan to migrate IANA services from the US Government to ICANN. Keith is a longtime InternetNZ member who has in the past held roles including President and Executive Director.

Richard Wood

Richard Wood

Email: richard.wood@internetnz.net.nz

Richard briefly studied Computer Science before a two decade career as a technology journalist and editor of titles such as New Zealand Computerworld, Australian Computerworld and Australian InformationWeek.

He then worked on the staff of InternetNZ for five years, including organising the first two NetHui conferences. 

 

Amber Craig

Amber Craig

Email: Amber.craig@internetnz.net.nz

Amber has a history in many parts of NZ’s technology business. She spent six years at a large telco, designing and delivering mobile applications and services for New Zealand. She is currently working on web and mobile technology within the financial services industry.

 

Amber Craig

Kelly Buehler

Email: Kelly.Buehler@internetnz.net.nz

In addition to a deep awareness of the policy issues facing InternetNZ – and us all – Kelly's paper qualifications include the Institute of Directors' Governance Course, an MBA from Victoria University, and a TOGAF9 qualification in Enterprise Architecture. Her studies, hobbies and career has given her a deep understanding of ICT, public policy and communicating with a wide range of stakeholder groups.

Kelly was elected to council on a one year term at the 2015 AGM (replacing previous council member Lance Wiggs)

Elected for a Three Year Term - AGM 2014 (Terms Ends AGM 2017)

Rochelle FurneauxRochelle Furneaux

Email: Rochelle.Furneaux@internetnz.net.nz 

Rochelle has spent the past 20 years as a lawyer in New Zealand, specialising in Intellectual Property, Technology and Privacy Law.  She is now principal of her own firm: Enspiral Legal Ltd. which is part of the Enspiral network. The Enspiral Network has over 33 shareholder-staff working on mainly web-business related projects in private and not for profit sectors.

Dave Moskovitz

Dave Moskovitz

Email: Dave.Moskovitz@internetnz.net.nz 

Dave Moskovitz is a Chartered Director and Startup Investor.  He serves on a number of boards of startups and large organisations, but there's a common theme - the Internet is central to them all.  Dave was member Number 2 of the Internet Society of New Zealand (as it was called then), and has been developing software and building businesses around the Internet since the early 1990s.  You can see why Dave cares so much about an open, direct, accessible and free Internet by watching his TEDx talk.

Sarah Lee

Sarah Lee

Email: Sarah.Lee@internetnz.net.nz 

Sarah has spent the past three years working as a consultant for InternetNZ Strategic Partner: 2020 Communications Trust. She has coordinated the Computers in Homes and Stepping UP programmes in the Manawatu Horowhenua region.

Hayden Glass

Hayden Glass

Email: Hayden.Glass@internetnz.net.nz

Hayden's background is in public policy. He trained as a lawyer and has considerable experience in the telecommunications sector.