Board Of Trustees

Gary Hawke CNZM (Chair)

Emeritus Professor, former Head of the School of Government at Victoria University of Wellington; Fellow of the Royal Society of New Zealand; former Chair of SOUNZ the Centre for NZ Music.


Carolyn Van Leuven

Lawyer; Deputy CEO, Department of Corrections; violinist.


Paul Harrop ONZM

Retired Accountant; Justice of the Peace; Trustee of the Kiri Te Kanawa Foundation; Music Director, Aotea Youth Symphony.


Kate Hartnell

Former operations manager of the Christchurch Arts Festival and Chair of the New Zealand International Cello Festival and Competition.


James Christmas

Barrister and solicitor; formerly Senior Advisor in the Office of the Prime Minister.


Ray Chan

Conductor; former Assistant Conductor, Royal Academy of Music & Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra; Residential Sales - Barfoot & Thompson (Epsom).


Jeremy Johnson

Lawyer; Partner and board member of Wynn Williams Lawyers; Deputy Legal Advisor to the Primates of New Zealand and Chancellor of the Anglican Diocese of Christchurch.


The New Zealand String Quartet Gratefully Acknowledges its sponsors and funders