Early to mid-career positions

Between 1983-1989 I held successive positions as:

  • Cadet Journalist – Independent Newspapers Limited (Manawatu Evening Standard, Upper Hutt Leader)
  • Journalist – NZ Post Office – Post Office News
  • Trainee Library Assistant – Department of Scientific and Industrial Research – DSIR Library Centre
  • Librarian – New Zealand Parliament – Parliamentary Library
  • Librarian – National Library of New Zealand – Alexander Turnbull Library

Between 1990-1999 I held successive positions as:

  • Research Manager – Network Communications – Infonet business unit (where my responsibilities included publishing, marketing and sales for seven editions of the popular ‘NZ Government Directory’ between 1990-1993)
  • Publications Editor – Buddle Findlay law firm
  • Executive Assistant and Publications Officer – Victoria University of Wellington – Centre for Strategic Studies
  • Executive Officer to the Academic Board – Wellington Polytechnic
  • Executive Officer – Reserve Bank of New Zealand – Overseas Investment Commission