0800 211 308

Our People

Board of Trustees

Helen McCurdy (Chairman) Peter Heenan (Treasurer) Tony Irvine (Secretary)
Pat Hastilow Mhari Baty David Boniface
Graham Lewis Thursa Kennedy Mata Cherrington

Staff Contacts

Name Position Email
Andrew Leys Chief Executive Officer aleys@hospicesouthland.org.nz
Dr Amanda Somerfeldt Medical Director amandas@hospicesouthland.org.nz
Denise van Aalst Clinical Manager denise.vanaalst@hospicesouthland.org.nz
For fundraising, event and media enquiries please contact: 
Mikaela Brookland  Promotions Officer mbrookland@hospicesouthland.org.nz
For event enquiries please contact:
Suzanne Prentice Events Coordinator suzanne.prentice@hospicesouthland.org.nz
For volunteer enquiries please contact:
Robyn Bye Volunteer Coordinator robyn.bye@hospicesouthland.org.nz
For all account enquiries please contact: 
Kathryn Bell Senior Administration Officer kathryn.bell@hospicesouthland.org.nz
For all Hospice Shop enquiries please contact:
Invercargill Hospice Shop   invercargill@hospiceshop.org.nz 

Volunteers Staff Contacts

If you have ever thought about becoming a volunteer for hospice or would like to know more please contact us on 03 211 3081.  We would love to hear from you. 

Click here to be taken to our volunteer page.


If you have experience in the Palliative Care field and would like to join the team at Hospice Southland, we would love to hear from you. Please send a current CV and cover letter to us via email, and we will advise you of any current or upcoming job opportunities.

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