Council Members

Each year the NZ Ecological Society appoints a national Council to oversee the work of the organisation. The election of council members occurs each year at the Annual General Meeting. This is usually held during the society's conference.

There are nine members of the national council who meet in person three times a year and on skype four times a year. They are:

President:  Tim CurranEmail:

Vice President: Kiri Wallace

Secretary: Kate McAlpine

Treasurer: Chris Bycroft

Council members:

Immediate Past President: Cate Macinnis-Ng

Also attending national council meetings as ex-officio members are:

Journal Editor: George PerryEmail:

Website: Sarah WyseEmail:

Newsletter Editor: Angela Simpson (outgoing 2020), Rowan Sprague (incoming 2020), Email:

Membership officer: Olivia Burge 

Māori officer: expressions of interest sought - please contact the president if interested in this role

INTECOL past president and NZ representative, and NZES past secretary: Shona Myers



Thanks to Dave Kelly for many years of impeccable record keeping, you can now see who has served on NZES council and when. 

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