Larry Robbins OBE, JP, RNZN (Rtd)

Board Chair Commander Larry Robbins serves as the Board Chair for Mercy Ships New Zealand. He also volunteers periodically on board the Africa Mercy. He enjoyed a career in the Royal NZ Navy, rising to the rank of commander as Hydrographer of the Navy. On retiring from the Navy … Read More

Janine Stewart BA, LLB

Board member Janine Stewart BA, LLB Janine is an experienced construction and property lawyer, and has appeared in the High Court, and Court of Appeal. Named Young Private Practice Lawyer of the Year in 2015, she is engaged in thought leadership on issues impacting the property and construction … Read More

Dr Luke Choonwei Wee, MBChB MRNZCUC Clin Dip Pall Med

Board member Dr Luke Choonwei Wee, MBChB MRNZCUC Clin Dip Pall Med Dr Luke Choon-Wei Wee completed his medical training at the University of Auckland and had worked in different health settings in New Zealand and Australia. ‘Dr Luke’, as he is known on board, has been involved with … Read More

Dr Andrew Clark MBChB

Board member Dr Andrew Clark MBChB Andrew Clark has been involved with Mercy Ships since 1983, first as a donor, then as a crew member and staff member in New Zealand, the Pacific, Central America and the Caribbean and currently at the International Operations Center in Texas, USA.  He … Read More

Catherine Arrow FPRINZ FCIPR Chart.PR

Board Deputy Chair Catherine Arrow Catherine Arrow is a public relations consultant, educator and writer and joined the board of Mercy Ships in 2015. She says that Mercy Ships NZ provides an incredible service to thousands who desperately need help and even the smallest act of kindness and help can change … Read More

Daniel Jenkins, BCom, MBus

Board member Daniel Jenkins, BCom, MBus Daniel joined the board of Mercy Ships in 2016. He is excited to be able to make a contribution to an organization that has helped thousands of people living in the world’s poorest countries. In serving Mercy Ships, Daniel supports in the area … Read More