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Our Team

Meet the Anglican Missions staff

A photo of the staff and team that work from Anglican House

We’re a small team making a big impact.

Anglican Missions represents the Anglican Church in Aotearoa New Zealand and Polynesia. Our work spans the world and so does our team.

Our NZ based work is done from the Anglican House, a renovated heritage building in the heart of Wellington’s Central Business District. Our Fiji based operations happen from the Moana Anglican Services & Teaching building in Suva.

Our Staff

Michael Hartfield

National Director

michael@anglicanmissions.org.nz

Michael has been with Anglican Missions for four years, becoming the National Director in January 2020. While in a previous life Michael was a town planner, he has worked in the overseas development and humanitarian sector for a number of years – five years for the Council for International Development (CID) and nine years at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade (MFAT).

Michael is ambitious for Anglican Missions and the role it is playing in the world, and loves his job as it enables him to live out his faith. Michael was ordained by the Anglican Church in 2020.

Outside work, he is likely to be with his family; in their wonderful garden; listening to music in his (in)famous basement; at St Hilda’s Anglican Church in Island Bay (Wellington); or generally getting into all that Wellington has to offer.

Kris Singh

Marketing and Communications Manager

kris@anglicanmissions.org.nz

He enjoys playing and producing music, gaming, good food, a good YouTube rabbit hole and spending time with his wife Vanessa and dog Rooney.

Glen Williams

Finance Manager

accounts@anglicanmissions.org.nz

Glen is our Finance Manager, with responsibility for day to day transaction processing, meeting our statutory reporting requirements, and preparing short to long-term budgets.

He enjoys being able to share our financial story and achievements in ways that meet the needs of our board, parishes and partners. Glen is passionate about the development of new partnerships with other aid and development organisations.

In his spare time, he participates a weekly 5km Park Run (he may walk these so don’t tell), follows football and enjoys documentaries on football clubs and 70s/80s pop groups.

Olivia Hartfield

Projects Officer

olivia@anglicanmissions.org.nz

Olivia started with Anglican Missions as an intern and became the Development and Financial Assistant in 2021. Olivia now works as a Projects Officer, running our intern programme, supporting our Mapping Project and Schools Project, and supporting a group of Bishop-appointed representatives to raise the profile of overseas mission through OMTP (Overseas Mission Tikanga Pākehā).

Olivia is also in her final year of a Development Studies degree at Victoria University of Wellington. In her free time, she loves reading, being crafty, visiting art galleries, and tending to her sourdough starter.

Karen Chute

Projects Manager

karen@anglicanmissions.org.nz

Karen is our Projects Manager and is based in Suva, Fiji with her husband and two children. She works closely with the Diocese of Polynesia to ensure that our project work in the Pacific is carried out with the needs of those communities in mind.

Rowena Bonne

Office Administrator

info@anglicanmissions.org.nz

Rowena is our office administrator and our first point of contact if you phone, email or visit Anglican Missions.

On the weekends she ventures from her home in Karori with her husband and dog to visit the Botanical Gardens. You may also see her zipping around on her bicycle, usually heading towards catchups with friends or for a ride around the bays.

Our Board

The Most Rev Philip Richardson (Chair)
Bishop Ngarahu Katene
Ven Michael Tamihere
Rev Sepiuta C.N.B. Hala’api’api (Sepi)
Bishop Henry Bull
Mr Steve Perris
Rev Craig Harris
Rev Rosie Fyfe
Rev Michael Hughes
Rev Jacynthia Murphy (Consultant)

Interested in working with us?

From kickstarting your career to trying something new, we have a range of roles and internships to choose from. We believe in providing fair and equal opportunities to anyone seeking to follow their mission.

Keep an eye on our Linkedin page, or contact us at info@angmissions.og.nz.

Or, why not volunteer some time with us?

Volunteer
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Contact us

Visit & Deliveries

32 Mulgrave Street
Thorndon
Wellington 6011
New Zealand

Send snail mail

Anglican Missions
PO Box 12 012
Thorndon
Wellington 6144
New Zealand

Open Hours:

Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm

+64 4 473 5172