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Committee of Planning Directors

The Planning Committee provides a forum for university Planning Directors and related staff to consider and provide advice on issues concerning the universities’ planning, funding and reporting functions especially those related to the proposals and requirements of the Tertiary Education Commission and the Ministry of Education.   It discusses common issues and provides leadership in the sector on issues related to planning, funding and reporting.  


Committee Members:

David Thomson (Chair)


 University of Otago

Pamela Moss


University of Auckland

Jenny Bygrave


Auckland University of Technology

Brandon McGibbon


University of Waikato

Rossana Couto-Mason


Massey University

Dr Leon Bakker


Victoria University of Wellington

Bruce White


University of Canterbury

Rachele Allan    


Lincoln University



Jonathan Hughes

Deputy Executive Director & Portfolio Manager - Research and Innovation

Last modified: May 25th, 2016