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Our team is here to help. Please get in touch to speak to a member of staff.

Innes Moffat


Rhys Griffiths

Manager, Markets

Lindsay Fung

Producer Manager

Rob Gregory

General Manager Quality Assurance

Phil McKenzie

Manager, Farm Performance

Sara Elmes

Environmental Stewardship Manager

Emil Murphy

Science & Policy Manager

Sharon McIntyre

Deer Select Manager (part time)

Pam MacLeman

Quality Systems Administrator

Cenwynn Philip

DFA Coordinator (part-time Tue-Thu)

Rebecca Norling

Event Coordinator / Graphic Designer (part time)


Hamish is a NZDFA appointed representative on the DINZ Board

Hamish Fraser

South Canterbury

Kris Orange

Kris is a producer appointed representative on the DINZ Board, Geraldine farmer and owner of Downlands Deer

Kris Orange

South Canterbury/North Otago

Mandy Bell

Mandy is a producer-appointed representative and farms deer at Criffel Station, Wanaka. She was involved in setting up the Deer Progeny Test and Johne’s Management Ltd (now DeerPRO).

Mandy Bell


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Jacqueline is a NZDFA appointed representative on the DINZ Board

Jacqueline Rowarth


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Gerard is a venison marketer and processor appointed representative on the DINZ Board and Group Managing Director for First Light Foods

Gerard Hickey

Hawkes Bay

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Officer of Silver Fern Farms

Dave Courtney

Mount Maunganui

Nigel Jones

Venison marketing and processing appointed representative on the DINZ Board, holds the position as General Manager Strategy for Alliance Group Limited

Nigel Jones


Tony Cochrane Nov 2017

Velvet and co products representative on the DINZ Board, National Velvet Manager at PGG Wrightson

Tony Cochrane


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Hamish is the Head of Commercial at Pāmu Foods. Hamish has a particular interest in matching land use innovation with consumer trends and demand, with a view to increase sustainable returns to the farmgate.

Hamish Glendinning

Board Observer, Auckland