Dame Catherine Tizard

ONZ, GCMG, GCVO, DBE

Formerly Mayor of Auckland and Governor General of New Zealand. Dame Catherine is Immediate past Chair of the Kiri Te Kanawa Foundation and a Patron of many arts and community organisations  including the Historic Places Trust, the Marriage Guidance Council, the Auckland Institute and Museum, the Auckland Theatre Trust, the Auckland Philharmonia, NZ Opera Trust and the Auckland Maritime Museum Trust.