Our board, on behalf of the parents and the proprietor, governs the school and sets policies. You are most welcome to attend BOT meetings at 6 pm in the Meeting Room. This year’s meeting dates are below;

8 February
22 March
17 May
21 June
9 August
6 September
1 November
6 December
Any change of date will be notified in the school newsletter

Parent Representatives

Kerrie Hale

With two children at NBC, I have been part of the school community for six years.  I am a primary teacher with a particular interest and passion for special education.  Being on the Board of Trustees enables me to contribute to our school and give back to the school community.

Janelle Lang

I have a daughter at NBC and a son starting  in 2023.  I am an Accountant in the residential construction industry, with experience within the facilities management and electrical distribution industries. I believe every child should be given the support and tools to achieve to their highest standard and  look forward to being a part of the Board of Trustees to support this.

Dianne Sugrue

I have two daughters – one started NBC in 2017 and the other is due to start in 2020. I am the Payroll Systems Manager for ANZCO Foods and recently completed my Bachelor of Business (Human Resources) while working full time. I am truly proud to be a part of the NBC School family and look forward to working on the board to ensure every student at NBC is able to attain his or her highest possible standard in educational achievement.

Bishop’s Representatives

Joh Andrews – Chair

I have three children at NBC, who are my greatest achievement.  I work as a Financial Services Consultant in the Education sector.  I believe in the importance of every child being given all opportunities and support available, to achieve an education to the best of their ability, which will enable them to reach for their dreams.

Fr Benito Velasco

Parish Priest

Catholic Parish of Christchurch East

Staff Representative 

Miss Rosey Hart

I am the Teacher at New Brighton Catholic. I am involved in the Whanau Group at school. I am interested and enjoy teaching history, art, music and science.



Principal: Ms Deb Daines 
As CEO, I am involved in all aspects of the BOT governance and take these through to management for implementation in the day-to-day running of NBC.

Financial Reports

NBC Annual Report 2020

Annual report 2019

NBC Annual Report 2018