Board Members | Northland DHB

Board Members


In accordance with the New Zealand Public Health and Disability Act 2000, the Board has 11 members, seven of whom were elected in October 2019 and four of whom appointed by the Minister of Health. The Board also has three committees which provide a more detailed level of focus on particular issues.

Board and committee members may be contacted through the Director Governance and Compliance, Kathryn Leydon on telephone number +64 9 470 0000 extn 60640 or email

Northland DHB Board

Our board members (* indicates those appointed by the Minister of Health)


Harry Burkhardt* - Chair (Ngāti Kuri)

Mr Burkhardt is Managing Director of Replas Ltd which is a Plastics Manufacturing and Recycling business with manufacturing plants in Australia and New Zealand. He is currently Chair of the Ngāti Kuri Trust Board and has served on a range of governance entities responsible for health, education, tourism, social and commercial investment, regional and national economic development. Mr Burkhardt was Deputy Chair at Auckland DHB in 2007. In this role, he successfully chaired an audit, removing $100m from the budget over two years. 

  • Nicole Anderson*
  • John Bain
  • Vince Cocurullo
  • Dr Kyle Eggleton
  • Debbie Evans
  • Libby Jones
  • Mataroria Lyndon*
  • Sally Macauley
  • Carol Peters
  • Ngaire Rae* (Deputy Chair)


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