Team

“I am proud to be named an ambassador of Doc Edge, not only for the incredible documentaries they showcase and bring to the market, but also because they are a great team to work with, they’re hard working and passionate about their purpose, which is to ensure audiences get to enjoy and experience some of the best documentariers being made around the world today.”

Neil Waka | Doc Edge Ambassador

Board of Trustees / Ambassadors / Patrons

Glenn Johnstone
Trust Board Chair
Cameron McGregor
Trust Board Member
Nathan Hoturoa Gray
Trust Board Member / Māori Advisor
Helen Clark
Patron
Judy Bailey
Ambassador
Neil Waka
Ambassador

Leadership Team

Dan Shanan
Co-founder/ Executive Director/ Trustee
Alex Lee
Co-founder/ Director/ Trustee
Rachael Penman
General Manager & Festival Producer

Core Team

Christian Jensen
Operations & Projects Executive
John Lau
Web & Digital Marketing Manager
Kim Georgine
Industry Manager
Sarah McMullan
Outreach Specialist
Jarrod Dobell
Design & Digital Media Coordinator
Colleen Restieaux
Wellington Coordinator
Esme Lansdowne
Auckland Coordinator
Jing Jing Ke
Ticketing & Customer Service Coordinator
Emma Fryer
Ticketing Coordinator
Amber Rouse
EA & Schools Coordinator
Alex Dickson
Video Editor
Julian Jansen
Digital Marketing Intern
Kaiya Healy
Event Exhibition Intern
Mia Tetrault
Event Exhibition Intern
Elvis
Elvis Njomo
Editor and Content Creator Intern
Corey Tong
International Advisor
Shane Smith
International Advisor

Our Furry Dog Edge Cheerleaders

Moca & Milo
Mac & Bella
Mini & Boris

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