Staff Profiles

 Head Office - New Plymouth


Highway House
5 Young Street
P O Box 4273
NEW PLYMOUTH 4340

Phone: (06) 759 7065          


Glen West
Executive Director

Glen West has an extensive background in management, leading large teams and business development growth, with solid experience in education management. Glen’s pragmatic and consistent approach ensures he is well connected to many industries. Working in both the private and public sector he has been responsible for staff and client management, programme management, financial management, leadership development and is comfortable providing both operational and strategic management either in a commercial or funded environment. Glen is an effective communicator, he is clear and concise with communications and thrives on maintaining and building new relationships.

Most recently Glen has been the Executive Director at the Western Institute of Technology at Taranaki - responsible for over half of the institute’s portfolio and departments including Engineering, Oil & Gas, Hospitality, Trades and Agriculture. Glen is currently the executive Director of NZIHT and remains on the Executive at the Western Institute of Technology at Taranaki. 

Email: glen@nziht.co.nz

Richard Martin
Business Development Manager
Richard is responsible for developing and improving NZIHT’s market presence. He is also responsible for liaising with our clients and understanding the training needs and personal development of their employees.
Contact Richard to discuss how NZIHT can assist your organisation.
Email: richard@nziht.co.nz

Helen Spencley
Office Manager
Contact Helen for all account enquiries
Email: helens@nziht.co.nz

Jill Warner
Programme Coordinator and Conference Manager
Jill is responsible for the co-ordination of BEng Tech Degree and Graduate Diploma in Engineering (Highways) Programmes. Jill also is our contact for Conferences for clients.
Contact Jill for enquiries, applications and information regarding the B Eng Tech Degree and Graduate Diploma in Engineering (Highways) programmes. Information and registrations on all conferences.
Email: jill@nziht.co.nz

Kimberly Potts
Administrator
Kimberly is responsible for the phone and front desk services as well as assisting the Programme Coordinator and Conference Manager at Head Office.
Email: admin@nziht.co.nz

Lisa Banks
Short Course Manager
Lisa is responsible for Short Courses. Any information regarding our courses - Public or In-house.
Email: lisa@nziht.co.nz

Jan Kivell
Short Course and Programme Manager
Jan is responsible for Short Courses and the National Certificate in Infrastructure Works programme.
Contact Jan for any information regarding our courses - public or in-house.
Email: jan@nziht.co.nz

Helen Conway
Administrator
Helen is responsible for the daily production and dispatch of course material, course certificates, production of monthly Training Talk and administrative duties
Email: helen@nziht.co.nz

   

Hamilton Office


1st Floor, 183 Collingwood Street
Hamilton Lake
HAMILTON 3204

PO Box 9296
Waikato Mail Centre
HAMILTON 3240

Phone: (07) 850 8330    Fax: (07) 850 8329

Gerhard van der Westhuizen
Academic Programmes Leader
Gerhard presents a range of courses in both Civil Engineering and Highway Engineering programmes being offered by the NZIHT.
Gerhard provides academic leadership for the Certificate in Engineering Technology, Diploma in Engineering Technology (Highways) and the NZ Diploma in Engineering Civil.
Email: gerhard@nziht.co.nz

May Osborne
Programme and Office Coordinator
May is responsible for the co-ordination of Civil Diploma Programme, liaison with Civil Diploma students, liaison with Civil Diploma presenters, day to day co-ordination of Civil Diploma activities, booking of venues for Civil Diploma modules.
Contact May for registration enquiries, changes to student requirements, information regarding the Civil Diploma, administration.
Email : may@nziht.co.nz

Francie Coster
Administrator
Francie is responsible for the co-ordination of Civil Diploma Programme, liaison with Civil Diploma students, liaison with Civil Diploma presenters, day to day co-ordination of Civil Diploma activities, booking of venues for Civil Diploma modules.
Contact Francie for registration enquiries, changes to student requirements, information regarding the Civil Diploma, administration.
Email : francie@nziht.co.nz

Wanda Dudek
Academic Coordinator
Wanda supports NZIHT staff to ensure all QMS policy and procedure requirements are followed, ensures that course documentation and moderation of course assessments is appropriately carried out within available timeframes, ensures that course and tutor evaluations are prepared, completed and followed up as appropriate, providing programme and course administrative support as required.
Contact Wanda for registration enquiries, changes to student requirements, information regarding the Civil Diploma, administration.
Email : wanda@nziht.co.nz