Liz has worked for Te Whatu Ora Te Tai Tokerau (formally Northland DHB) since 2012. Roles have followed an established career as an Enrolled Nurse in stakeholder engagement, communications, marketing, event management and public relations with a strong focus in the media, including broadcast television, video production, social media and radio.
The communications team of four full-time people is responsible for internal and external stakeholder engagement, community liaison, marketing (including advertising), media management, corporate publications and public relations. In 2022, three additional fixed-term people joined the team to assist with the COVID-19 response.
Liz holds a Certificate in Marketing (NZDBS231), Certificate VI Workplace Training & Assessment, Foundation Certificate in Managing Successful Programmes, in 2016 graduated from the Photography Institute with a Diploma in Professional Photography and completed the 2021 Applied CIMS – CIMS4 Search & Rescue New Zealand.