Author Archive

CNZM, Hon LLD">Judge Mick Brown CNZM, Hon LLD

Posted on Friday, May 11th, 2012

Judge Mick Brown was a legendary lawyer and advocate who made a wonderful contribution as a Judge and became the first Principal Youth Court Judge in 1989 when the Youth Court started.  He is an advocate for the Brainwave messages and is currently our Patron.

(Chair) LLB">Lope Ginnen (Chair) LLB

Posted on Friday, May 11th, 2012

Lope is a barrister specialising in family law and is regularly appointed by the Family Court as lawyer for child and counsel to assist.  Read more…

ONZM, DipJourn">Judy Bailey ONZM, DipJourn

Posted on Friday, May 11th, 2012

Judy is now a writer and broadcaster, but most well-known for her past role as a television news reader.

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MBChB, FRACP(Paed)">Dr Simon Rowley MBChB, FRACP(Paed)

Posted on Friday, May 11th, 2012

Simon is a neonatal paediatrician at National Womens Hospital as well as working with children of all ages in private practice in Auckland.

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MBA, BSc, DipTchg">Sue Wright MBA, BSc, DipTchg

Posted on Thursday, April 19th, 2012

Executive Director

Sue has worked for both not-for-profit and for-profit organisations in a range of roles from sales and marketing through to leadership and directorship positions. Read more…

BEd, DipTchg">Sandie Cameron BEd, DipTchg

Posted on Thursday, April 19th, 2012

Financial Administrator

After graduating Sandie spent four years teaching in Auckland primary and intermediate schools. She then spent ten years working for IBM New Zealand in marketing, sales support and project management roles. Sandie left IBM to start her family and has two sons. Read more…

MA, PGCertEdPsych">Keryn O’Neill MA, PGCertEdPsych

Posted on Thursday, April 19th, 2012


Keryn has a Masters Degree in Psychology, and Post Graduate Certificate in Educational Psychology. She has 17 years experience in services for people with an intellectual disability, working in a variety of roles including staff training, and as a behaviour specialist. Read more…

Radio NZ Podcast re Child Protection

Posted on Tuesday, February 7th, 2012

Recently Sue Wright, our Executive Director was one of a number of people interviewed by Andrew McRae for the Radio New Zealand Insight programme which aired on Sunday morning, 24th July  and again on Monday evening 25th July.  Read more…