Festival Team

Festival Team

Pitsch Leiser -Festival Director
Andy Heast -Operations
Kelie Jensen -Creative Associate /Financial Manager
Rachel Chapman -Marketing Manager / PR
Lisa-Jane Easter -Festival to Schools & Furnware Ambassador Programmes
Marita McCormick-Duncan - Box Office Manager / Ticketing
Paula Black -Hospitality / Stage Manager
Chris Gillies -Technical / Production Manager
Henry Norton -Sight & Sound Services
Annabel Mason -Patrons / Volunteer Manager
Lyn Mackie -Administration
Svetlana Suslova -Graphic Design
Cat Haslam - Website, Webranger

Readers and Writers

Louise Ward - Chair, HB Readers and Writers Trust
Brandi Dixon -Treasurer
Josephine Carpenter -Patron Liaison
Carla Crosbie -Marketing
Maureen Roache -Programme Support
Catherine Robinson -Programme Support

Arts Inc. Heretaunga Board

Andy Heast - Chair, Jude Minor -Treasurer, Josephine Carpenter -Secretary,Te Rangi Huata, Susan Davidson, John Eaden, Malcolm Dixon, Pitsch Leiser

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