Advisory Group

The Healthy Christchurch Advisory Group is made up of representatives from the health, social service and local government sectors.  Current membership has representatives from the following organisations:

  • CERA - Michelle Mitchell
  • Christchurch City Council - Alan Bywater
  • Community and Public Health - Evon Currie, Tanya McCall and Anna Stevenson
  • Council of Social Services - Sharon Torstenson
  • CPIT - Kay Giles and Sheryl Bradley
  • Environment Canterbury - Nadeine Dommisse
  • He Oranga Pounamu - Robyn Wallace
  • Ministry of Social Development - John Henderson
  • Pegasus Health - Lynley Cook
  • University of Otago (Christchurch) - Dr Gillian Abel

The Advisory Group has the following roles:

  • to contribute to and support the development the three year strategic plan underpinning all Healthy Christchurch activities
  • to act as influencers for a 'health in all policies' approach within their own organisations
  • to bring diverse backgrounds and perspectives to the table
  • to support collaborative approaches both within the Advisory Group and between signatories.

Healthy Christchurch Champions

  • Canterbury District Health Board
  • Christchurch City Council
  • Environment Canterbury
  • Ministry of Health
  • Ngai Tahu
  • NZ Police
  • Pegasus Health
  • University of Otago, Christchurch