Our People

The NZIQS office is run by an Executive Director and four support staff, based in Wellington. 

Marilyn Moffatt Executive Director Marilyn is responsible for the general running of the institute, its budget, and programmes.


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ALANA CUTHBERT Business Manager Alana manages NZIQS projects and new programmes as well as our events including our National Conference.


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JEHAN TORAYNO Membership Officer Jehan takes care of administering membership as well as handling the website.


KIRSTEN PORTER Accounts Officer Kirsten looks after our accounting functions, as well as the NZIQS publication orders.


CAMERON MACDUFF Communications Advisor Cameron is in charge of the Connect platform and also handles other communication aspects of the institute.


Contact Us

 Phone (Local): 04 473 5521

 Free Phone: 0800 469 477

Email: Office@nziqs.co.nz

Office address: Level 8, 108 The Terrace (BERL House), Wellington, 6011

Postal Address: P O Box 10469, The Terrace, Wellington, 6143

The NZIQS is governed by a Board. The Board is made up of a President and Vice-President who are elected every 2 years by members, and one representative appointed from each branch. The Past-President is also a member of the Board.

List of NZIQS Presidents 1978 – 2019

List of QSINZ and BSI Presidents 1960 - 1978

Board members - 2020 to 2021




Martin Bisset, FNZIQS, Reg QS Vice-President




Paul O'Brien, FNZIQS, Reg QS Auckland Board Member


Stuart Watson, MNZIQS Wellington Board Member


Tom Berliner, MNZIQS, Reg QS Canterbury Board Member


Craig Masters, FNZIQS, Reg QS Otago Board Member


Elwin Sharp, FNZIQS, Reg QS Regional Board Member


Murray Kilty 1988*
Colin Toomey 1990
Kenneth Holmes 1990*
Alexander Dickson 1992*
William George 1996
Delvin Hogg 1998
James Green 1999*
Peter McKay 2000*
Nook Ebert 2001*
George Douglas 2004
Peter Kingston 2005*
Paul Maynard 2009
Ian Harrison 2010
Theo Marlow 2012
Gordon Cairney 2013
David Main 2014*
Steven Flanders 2016
Lloyd Reddington 2016
Paul Bunkall 2016
Catherine Giddens 2016
Chris Sutherland 2017
Phillippa Goodman - Jones 2018
Alan Muxlow 2018
Steven Craig 2018
Paul Williams 2018
Barry Possenniskie 2019
Julian Mace 2019
Peter Degerholm 2019
Brian Nightingale 2019
Tony Sutherland 2019
David Morriss 2019
Keith Power 2019
Brian Dackers 2019
Graham White 2019
Bruce Glennie 2020
Mark Burrows 2020
Simon Barnes 2020
Sean McKeown 2020*