NZ Opera

Our People

Management
Stuart Maunder AM

General Director

Artistic
Music
Education
Development
Michal McKay

Joint Head of Development

Marketing
Technical & Wardrobe
Elizabeth Whiting

Head of Wardrobe

Finance & Admin
Board
John Harvey

Director (Chair)

Athol Mann CMG

Director

Chanelle Farmer

Director

Donald Trott ONZM, JP

Director

Jenni Norton

Director

Kate Burtt

Director

Philip King

Director

Suzanne Snively ONZM

Director

Therese Arseneau

Director

Patrons
Lt Gen The Rt Hon Sir Jerry Mateparae GNZM, QSO

Governor-General of New Zealand

Hon Dame Catherine Tizard ONZ

Patron

Mayor Len Brown

Mayor of Auckland

Mayor Lianne Dalziel

Mayor of Christchurch

Mayor Celia Wade-Brown

Mayor of Wellington