Staff Profiles

 Head Office - New Plymouth

WITT Campus 
D block 
20 Bell Street
Private Bag 2030
New Plymouth 4320

Phone: (06) 759 7065          

Kyle Hall
General Manager                                                                                                                                                         

Kyle Hall has been involved in the Engineering sector for many years and worked for both local and global corporations, supplying manufacturing and maintenance engineering services to dairy, health and engineering industries.                                                                                                     

Most recently, Kyle has worked at the Western Institute of Technology at Taranaki for seven years with the last three of those as Programmes Manager in the Trades and Engineering departments.

Kyle’s experience in the private and public sector has led him to be responsible for the management of clients, staff, programmes and finances while continually aligning with business development, growth and strategic direction.  Kyle has a proven record of building and maintaining relationships with industry and looks forward to continuing this in his role as GM with NZIHT. 

Jill Warner

Programme Coordinator and Conference Manager
Jill is responsible for the co-ordination of the Graduate Diploma in Engineering (Highways) Programme. Jill also is our contact for Conferences for clients. Contact Jill for enquiries, applications and information regarding the Graduate Diploma in Engineering (Highways) programme. Information and registrations on all conferences. Email:

Kimberly Potts

Programme Coordinator
Kimberly is responsible for the co-ordination of the 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 Kimberly for registration enquiries, changes to student requirements, information regarding the Civil Diploma, administration.                            Email:

Lisa Banks
Short Course Manager
Lisa is responsible for Short Courses. Any information regarding our courses - Public or In-house.

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.

Helen Conway
Helen is responsible for the daily production and dispatch of course material, course certificates, production of monthly Training Talk and administrative duties

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