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2016 SNZ Appointment Panel and Board Elections

Under the SNZ Constitution, two Board members are retiring by rotation; one appointed (Geoff Brown) and one elected (Margaret McKee). Under Rule 11.4, The Board must appoint a Swimming New Zealand Appointments Panel (SNZAP).

The documentation below explains the process for the appointment, nomination and election of the SNZAP members, and the voting requirements.

A1 – Information and Voting Requirements

A2 – Nomination Form

A3 – Sample voting paper (direct e-mail to Regional Associations)

A3.1 – Membership and voting as at 30 June 2016 and 2009-2016 Membership Analysis (reference only)

A4 – Nomination Process Report And Next Steps

A5 - Appointment Panel Election Results and Next Steps

The successful candidates shall join the two appointed persons along with the Chair of SNZ, bringing it up to a full complement of 5 members. The 5 member SNZAP will then continue with the process of appointing and electing the remaining Board members. 

     1. Chris Moller (Chair) Independant Apointee
2. John Page Independant Apointee
3. Bruce Cotterill SNZ Chair
4. Horst Miehe Regional Representative
5. Andrew Kelleher Regional Representative


Any queries about the SNZAP process should in the first instance should be directed to the Swimming NZ Office Manager (snzvoting@swimming.org.nz or 09 478 2916)

Board Applications and Election

Applications are now invited for one appointed and one elected position on the Swimming New Zealand Board for three year terms.

The Swimming New Zealand Appointments Panel (SNZAP) will look to combine a strong collective skill-set on the board including governance experience, strategic ability, commercial experience, business skills and relationship management. The board will comprise a good mix of independence and connection to the sport. 

The documents below explain the application process for the appointment and election to the Swimming New Zealand Board:

The full advertisement for the one appointed and one elected position on the Swimming New Zealand Board has been advertised in the following locations:

2015 SNZ Appointment Panel and Board Elections

Board Election and Appointment ResultsVoting has closed for one elected position...

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