Meet the volunteering humans putting together this unique Wellington experience:

DK

Licensee / Creative Producer

Yes, just a D and a K. Creative Producer & Speaker Coach. Love ‽’s.

@justadandak

Erica Brooks

Speaker & Performer Curator

Event manager and producer with a background in design, marketing, film and media. Senior Comms + Media Analyst for NZ Classification Office.

@urbanaviatrix

Alex Matthews

Head of Community & Partnerships

Alex has a passion for community development and engaging local organisations. Co-Founder and Digital Producer at Xequals, a cutting-edge web and graphic design company.

@alexxequals

Ciaran Jacks

Communications Director

Co-Founder of Design and Digital agency Obvious and Course and Scholarship discovery platform StudySpy, Ciaran is passionate about creative and education industries, activating businesses for positive social impact.

@makeitobvious

Hannah Wignall

Trustee

Contractor in both the creative and health sector. The human element of events excited me the most. I play football and ride bikes for some endorphins. Talk to me about: empathy.

@hannah_wig

Helen Kirlew Smith

Trustee

Helen has been producing and managing public art initiatives and interactive events in Wellington over the last 6 years. Sharing stories, connecting people and inspiring people to be the best they can be is at the heart of all that she does.

@helenjksmith

Emily Dwyer

Interactions

Emily truly thrives when creating experiences that immerse, surprise and delight people, whilst fostering meaningful interactions. Emily has over a decade of events experience, including event design & production across a variety of sectors.

@zziwd

Gareth Parry

Speaker Coach

Gareth is a partner in PwC’s Experience Consulting practice, specialising in helping create the right conditions for diverse groups of people to collaborate, participatory design, and live-scribing.

@gareth_parry