National Services Te Paerangi's mission is to strengthen the museum sector by providing practical and strategic help to museums, galleries and iwi throughout Aotearoa New Zealand.
Our goal is for museums and iwi to be significantly strengthened by increased participation in our programmes and by working collaboratively at a local and national level.
National Services Te Paerangi has a core staff of seven. We are based in an office at Te Papa, and our three Development Officers travel around New Zealand assisting museums and iwi and feeding back to the team. Gavin is based in Fielding, Sally is based in Gisborne, and Judith is based in Nelson.
Victoria Esson, Manager National Services Te Paerangi
Victoria, Manager National Services Te Paerangi, has worked in the museum sector for over 15 years. She has extensive experience and networks particularly within museum education.
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Phone: 04 381 7293 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Kylie Ngaropo, Manager Iwi Development
Kylie leads National Services Te Paerangi's support to iwi organisations, and works to improve communications between iwi and museums.
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Phone: 04 381 7471 Email: email@example.com
Gavin Reedy, Iwi Development Officer
Gavin's main role is to provide face-to-face support to iwi and museums and increase communication and understanding between them.
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Phone: 029 6010 440 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Judith Taylor, Museum Development Officer
Judith is based in Nelson and spends time visiting and giving face-to-face support to museums in the South Island.
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Phone: 029 601 0410 Email: email@example.com
Sally August, Museum Development Officer
Sally provides face-to-face support to museums in the North Island from her base in Gisborne.
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Phone: 029 601 0370 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Tamara Patten, Communications Officer
Tamara is a Museum Studies graduate who has been working in the museum sector since 2008. Tamara looks after internal and external communications for the team.
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Phone: 04 381 7114 Email: email@example.com
Emma Philpott, Sector Training Coordinator
Emma is an experienced Training Coordinator who is enthusiastic about supporting New Zealand's culture and heritage sector.
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Phone: 04 381 7246 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org