Dr. Selwyn Maister, QSM - Chairman
Selwyn has been a PNZ Board Member since 2008 and Chairman since 2014; renewing for a further 3 years in late 2017 through to the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games. Having represented New Zealand for 15 years in hockey, including selection to 3 Olympic Games teams, a gold medal as part of the Montreal 1976 Men’s Hockey Team, plus years as a coach and selector, Selwyn brings enormous insight and experience to supporting PNZ’s High Performance programme. His involvement in Governance and leadership spans over 30 years, both in sport and tertiary education management. It includes running his own business, focussed on examining organisational structures and system efficiency and recommending changes. Selwyn has an Oxford University Doctorate and is a Rhodes Scholar.