Key appointments

Although the Civil Defence Emergency Management Group (the Joint Committee) retains the responsibility for Civil Defence Emergency Management (CDEM) in the region, there are a number of authorities, functions and powers that need to be delegated.

The Taranaki CDEM Group have made appointments for Group Controllers, Group Recovery Managers and Group Welfare Managers.

Group Controllers

In accordance with Sections 26(1), 26(3) and 27(1) of the Civil Defence Emergency Managegemt Act, the CDEM Group has appointed personnel to the positions of Group Controller and alternative Group Controllers.

Group Controller
Brent Manning 
 
Alternate Group Controllers
Colin Comber
David Leask
John McKenzie
Sue Kelly

Group Recovery Managers

In accordance with Section 29 of the Civil Defence Emergency Managegemt Act, the CDEM Group has appointed personnel to the positions of Group Recovery Manager and alternative Group Recovery Manager.

Group Recovery Manager
Fiona Greenhill
 
Alternate Group Recovery Manager
Craig Campbell-Smart

Group Welfare Managers

In accordance with Sections 62(6) of the National Civil Defence Emergency Management Plan Order, the CDEM Group has appointed personnel to the positions of  Group Welfare Manager and alternative Group Welfare Manager.

Group Welfare Manager
Lynsey Wilcox
 
Alternate Group Welfare Manager
Deirdre Nagle