Dairne is a business strategist, and has considerable experience working with clients on growth, social and environmental solutions, and governance. She has worked with profit-for-purpose, not-for-profit, commercial businesses, and government departments, across Australia, Aotearoa New Zealand, and the UK.

She’s originally from Christchurch, and has returned home after six years in Australia, with her family. She is looking forward to working closely with ANZEA’s Board, members and stakeholders, continuing to build on and consolidate the excellent value ANZEA provides in the sector.

She lives in Wellington with her husband, son, and two dogs – Willow and Bear.