Eastern Institute of Technology


Lawrence O’Halloran ( Lead Organiser ) ( Napier, Gisborne Campus )

T: 06 951 8467

M: 027 242 2993


Massey University Private Bag 11 222, Palmerston North 4442


Branch President

Gordon Reid

06 974 8000 x 5851

Branch Committee List 2017-2018

Position Name Email Contact
Branch President/Co-President Gordon Reid greid@eit.ac.nz
Vice Branch President Louise MacKenzie LMacKenzie@eit.ac.nz
Secretary Deb Stewart dstewart@eit.ac.nz
Treasurer Nick Cordery ncordery@eit.ac.nz
Women’s Representative Louise MacKenzie LMacKenzie@eit.ac.nz
Maori Representative vacant
Te Uepu Representative Charlotte Burkhardt cburkhardt@eit.ac.nz
Pasifika Representative vacant
Recruitment Officer Jan Lawrence jlawrence@eit.ac.nz
Recruitment Officer Kathy Manhire kmanhire@eit.ac.nz
Academic Staff Representative Cheryl McConnell cmcconnell@eit.ac.nz
Academic Staff Representative Chris Drown cdrown@eit.ac.nz



Employment Agreement

EIT CEA 01Oct18 to 01Oct20 – signed

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