Sport New Zealand

  • Worked closely with the finance, high performance, and policy teams to develop and implement communication plans
  • Copy written for various Sport NZ publications
  • Media releases and speeches written for government Ministers
  • Design and production of Sport NZ Annual Report

New Zealand Rugby 2016 and 2017

  • Promotion and communications lead for the launch of 2016 Mitre 10 Cup and Heartland competitions
  • Devised and implemented communications plan for 2016 law trials
  • Media liaison for New Zealand U20s team during 2016 and 2015 World Rugby Under 20 Championships
  • Media advisory work including writing media release, biographies and promotional copy

New Zealand Rugby 2015

  • Contracted to provide sabbatical cover for a senior media advisory position.
  • The role included writing media releases, match reports and biographies, and placing interviews.
  • Responsible for media liaison for the championship-winning New Zealand team during the 2015 World Rugby Under 20 Championships.

Hockey Wairarapa

  • Sports media and communications consultant to Hockey Wairarapa during the trans-pacific series between the Black Sticks Women and USA – the first international hockey test series played in the region.

Wairarapa Multi-Sports Stadium Trust

  • Event-managed official opening of the artificial turf at Trust House Memorial Park Masterton
  • Opening included a professional rugby match between the Hurricanes and Chiefs development teams, a VIP launch and the naming of the Sir Brian Lochore Stand

Mojo Pulse Netball Team

  • Responsible for the development and implementation of a strategic communications plan and the delivery of key messages by players, coaches, staff and board members
  • Tasked with maximising the marketing opportunities presented by commercial partners
  • Developed a vastly-improved profile in the regional press and on national television
  • Responsible for overseeing and managing the Mojo Pulse website and social media platforms, including facebook, twitter, Instagram and YouTube.

Netball Central

  • Responsible for the development and implementation of a strategic communications plan and the delivery of key messages by players, coaches, staff and board members