Members of The Chamber team represent the interests of our members on a range of working groups and Boards. If you would like an issue raised at any of the following groups, please contact The Chamber staff member directly to discuss, or call us on 0800 50 50 96.

Anne Jamieson, Membership/Accounts Liaison
  • Christchurch Children's Christmas Parade, Chairperson

Helen Mason and Alan Boswell, Health and Safety Consultants
  • Health and Safety Training Advisory Group (HASTAG), Members
  • New Zealand Institute of Safety Management, Members - more information here

Lisa Burdes, SkillsConnect Canterbury Business Advisor
  • MBIE Expert Advisory Group for the Development of a Cross-Government Intercultural Competence Development Programme, Member

Leeann Watson, CEO

Michaela Blacklock, GM
  • Canterbury Regional Business Partners Ltd, Director
  • New Zealand of Institute of Skills and Technology Christchurch Working Group, Member

Rob Lawrence, R&D Specialist Growth Advisor
  • Canterbury Tech, Member
  • Canterbury Water Management Strategy Working Group, Member
  • Institute of Directors, Member
  • Smart Seed Programme Working Group - Intergenerational Transitions, Member

Shirley van Waveren, Business and International Trade Advisor
  • Construction Clients' Group, Member 
  • International Relations Committee, Member 
  • United Way, Volunteer - more information here