Our Board

Kerry Adams - Finance Director
Finance Director

Kerry is the proud and passionate owner of Selwyn Kids Limited and DAA – Chartered Accountants holding a degree in Commerce and Management from Lincoln University.

Sam Christians
Board member

I have been in the Early Childhood sector for the last 17 years and the Homebased sector for the last 10 years.

Larce Kippen
Board Member

My name is Larce Kippen, I am based in Takanini, Auckland.

I have been a homebased educator for the last 5 years and a member of the Homebased Association.

Heather Taylor
Board Member

Heather is an educational leader with a demonstrated history in the successful leadership of educational managers and teaching teams; empowering them to create positive environments for kaiako, tam

Janelle Johnson Gardiner
Board member

Tena Koutou, it is with much excitement that I stand to be a Board member for the New Zealand Homebased Childcare Association.

Deirdre Moran - Executive Administrator

Deirdre Moran joined the HBCA team in 2017 having spent her NZ working career to date from early 2008 in the non-for-profit sector - firstly as a Membership Services Manager, and more recently as a