Claire Brown – Board member, Wellington
Claire was elected to the NZK board in 2011. She took up an appointed position on the board in 2013 and is in her second term. Claire has been a board member on the He Whānau Manaaki (formerly Wellington) Kindergarten Association since 2005 and vice-chair since 2009, and is also a trustee on the Cashmere Avenue School board.
I am passionate about kindergarten and the benefits of quality ECE and believe that a good start prepares our children for life. I want to ensure that all children in New Zealand have the opportunity to participate in kindergarten.