Massey University College of Creative Arts, Wellington.
Public Diplomacy Adviser, Public Diplomacy and Outreach Division, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, New Zealand.
New Zealand Trade Commissioner, Fiji (New Zealand Trade and Enterprise)
Policy Manager, Ministry for Culture and Heritage
Posted to India, at the New Zealand High Commission
Consultant, RBZ Group.
Volunteer Service Abroad field representative and volunteer
Manager, business consultancy division, Arthur Andersen
Executive assistant to the Mayor of Wellington, Hon Fran Wilde QSO
Executive director, Museum Directors' Federation of New Zealand
Chief executive officer, UK/NZ 1990 Committee, London
Assistant lecturer in political studies, University of Auckland.
PGDip in Fine Arts, Massey University (2011)
PhD, University of Auckland (2007)
MA (1st Hons) in Political Studies, University of Auckland (1985)
BA in Political Studies, Victoria University of Wellington (1980)
New Zealand Commemoration Medal (1990)
Freeman of the City of London (November 1991)
Australia–New Zealand Foundation Travelling Scholarship (1992)
President of VSA
Chair of the Board of the Port Vila Golf and Country Club (1997–1998)
Trustee of the Karori Wildlife Sanctuary, on behalf of Mayor Wilde (1994)