Our Board

Our Board of Directors meet bi-monthly and sit directly before the Community through the Annual General Meeting.



Quinton Hall

Chair
A founding member of the  Te Wero Gymnastics Inc. Quinton's expertise lies in general management, technology, human resources, financial management, and tourism, and is ex-Chief Executive of Ngāi Tahu Tourism. "I love what gymnastics has done for our daughter and look forward to supporting the sport at a national governance level."

Angela Walker Subramaniam

Appointed Member
An ex-rhythmic gymnast, Angela represented NZ at the 1988 Seoul Olympics and again at the 1990 Commonwealth Games where she won multiple medals. Angela has held athlete and communications advisors positions at High Performance Sport NZ for 7 years and is currently a writer and communications professional, having published her first book in 2017 and has appeared recently in Newsroom's LockerRoom, Stuff, and The Spinoff.

Pete Elderkin

Elected Member
Pete is an experienced and commercially astute executive leader, with proven ability driving the operational functions and strategic plan of complex public sector, profit for purpose and sport organisations both in New Zealand and the UK. He has proven ability leading multi-site, multi-disciplinary teams and volunteers, creating a customer-focused culture where operational excellence, high productivity and genuine engagement are fostered. Pete is the Chair of the GNZ Audit & Risk Committee.


Louise Chapman

Elected Member
Louise has extensive experience in marketing and advertising, specialising in customer engagement and brand strategies driven by customer insight. She loves to problem solve and brings unique and diverse thinking to the table. Louise was a competitive artistic gymnast and her daughter is now following in her footsteps.

Emma Brookes

Elected Member
Emma has extensive experience in organisational effectiveness, leading cultural change, and workplace health and safety. She has a broad senior leadership background across the public and private sector for over 15 years. As president of Turn and Gymnastic Circle, Emma supports the threads of a thriving, athlete-focused gymnastics club to support long term positive outcomes for participants.


Bruce Horwood

Elected Member    President of Invercargill Gymnastic Club, Inc. and father of a Senior WAG gymnast, Bruce is also a qualified accountant and chartered governance professional with 25 years in financial services, specialising in regulatory compliance.  On the sporting front, Bruce has Commonwealth Games experience as both an athlete and manager.

 
Sally McKechnie

Appointed Member
With over 20 years' experience, Sally is one of New Zealand's leading public law and administrative lawyers. She specialises in administrative law, regulatory matters and judicial review. She also has extensive experience in public inquiries in both advisory and litigation roles. Sally is currently a Board member of Callaghan Innovation and Cricket Wellington. She is a member of the Institute of Directors, Australia and New Zealand Sports Law Association and the Australia and New Zealand Education Law Association. Sally also held the Chair position on the Gymnastics NZ Steering Committee.