Next Meeting Dates

Submissions deadline 10 working days before meeting date

Sunday, 17 February 2019
Wednesday,  27 March 2019
Sunday, 12 May 2019
Wednesday,  3 July 2019
Sunday, 8 September 2019
Wednesday,  6 November 2019

Communication to the Executive Committee should be made via Pr Hugh Heenan who is the Committee Secretary.

Committee Members 2016 – 2020

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Annette Barlow

Annette Barlow is a Chartered Accountant, Company Director and Bible Teacher living in Auckland, New Zealand. She has a great love for children of all ages. Annette is married to Paul and has four children.

Adele Barsdell


Ronny Davidson

Mr Ronald Davidson works at ADRA and is married to Hayley Duncan. Together they have three children, Brooke(22) employed as a teacher in Australia, Mikayla (17) just out of High school and looking to do a business degree at Auckland University and Levi (12). Ronny is a member at Papatoetoe Community Church. He also serves on the Tui Ridge Park Board.


Hugh Heenan

General Secretary

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Hartley Holtzhauzen

Bethesda - Chief Executive Officer

Phone: 09 262 5650Website:

Jenny Paddison

Mrs Jenny Paddison is an active member of the Feilding SDA church and has enjoyed a career in Adventist Education for over 30 years. She currently works as team leader in an Early Childhood centre.

Jenny is married to Dean and they have two adult children; Kahli, who lives and teaches in London with her husband, and Jordan who is studying social work in Wellington.

Jenny enjoys devoting time to family, her church family, friends, and service in the community.


Shane Palipane

Chief Financial Officer


Ben Reynolds

East Auckland Church Pastor / Balmoral School Chaplain

Pr Ben Timothy

Ben Timothy

Lead Pastor

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Lata Titimanu

Lata is the youngest member on the Executive Committee and represents the under 30’s demographic of our Conference. She is first and foremost a student of Christ and serves in innovative ways at the Auckland Central Samoan Church.  She is passionate about creating platforms and spaces for young people to serve and connect in tangible ways with Christ and the community.  She graduated with a LLB/BA and is currently employed as a Solicitor at Community Legal Services South Trust.


Adrian Webster

Whangarei Church Pastor

Pr Adrian Webster is a North NZ Conference pastor serving in Whangarei. God has gifted him with teaching and preaching. See his website for sermons on subjects including the basics of salvation—the meaning of grace and faith, and assurance of salvation. Also, look there for his “Beyond Addiction” series.


Willie Wu

Head Elder

Mr Willie Wu arrived in New Zealand in 1992 after serving the Hong Kong government for 30 years. He worked in a senior management role for an International Freight Forwarding company and retired in 2009. Mr Willie’s passion is to grow God’s church. The Chinese worship group he started at the Glen Innes Church in 2000 is now the Auckland Chinese church where he serves as the Head Elder.