MEET THE TEAM

CONSULTING PARTNERS

ROBERT BRYCE - Mob: 021 222 5325

ROBERT BRYCE - Mob: 021 222 5325

Director & Consulting Partner

Robert Bryce has many years’ experience at the coal face in fast-paced management roles and more than 25 years delivering workshops, including Blanchard Training Solutions, to team members, managers and leaders in some of New Zealand’s most successful organisations. He is a relaxed and engaging facilitator and is passionate about helping individuals and organisations achieve to their potential. Robert’s specific area of expertise is in developing leaders, so they can create positive and engaged teams, enabling them to establish successful and effective cultures in their organisations.

Outside work Robert enjoys spending time with his family, music, photography and skiing. He is very involved in Badminton as a competitive player and administrator, currently serving on the Board of Auckland Badminton and as president of his club.

DAVID CORDERY - Mob: 027 507 4363

DAVID CORDERY - Mob: 027 507 4363

Director & Consulting Partner

David is a Company Director, accredited Consulting Partner and Master Trainer with Blanchard International in New Zealand.
An astute, amiable and committed provider of client services. He is a full-time Company Director, Consulting Partner and Accredited Leadership Facilitator with Blanchard International NZ.

As well as being fully accredited in leadership and organisational development with over 25 years as a Blanchard® Trainer, he is tertiary qualified with a BSc in Mathematics, a Post-Graduate Diploma in Psychology, a BSc (Hons) in Industrial and Organisation Psychology, and a National Diploma in Business.

His professional career background includes service as a commissioned officer in the Royal New Zealand Navy, followed by extensive consulting, design and delivery of Blanchard® solutions for a range of commercial business clients, and public organisations. He is experienced with credible results in working equally with all levels across organisations, from senior leadership teams to frontline leaders and individual contributors.

CONSULTING AFFILIATES

JAMIE ROSEMERGY - Mob: 027 213 5668

JAMIE ROSEMERGY - Mob: 027 213 5668

Authorised Consulting Affiliate, Blanchard® New Zealand

 

Ripple Coach and Facilitator

Jamie brings a sense of fun to everything he does and his contagious energy makes his training delivery enjoyably powerful. Participants feel confident that they are working with someone who has been there, done that and is always looking for smarter ways to get there, better, and faster.

His 20 plus years of relevant experience in leadership, recruitment and coaching and training began with service as a leader and trainer in the Royal New Zealand Navy, including Blanchard® leadership concepts and tools, followed by his industry career in business management, coaching, facilitation and account management across commercial and government sectors. From coaching and training business and teams, Jamie has a strong background in accountability, mentoring and strategic advice. Businesses coached and trained by Jamie have reached their business objectives and have gone on to win National awards in their field.

Through his career Jamie has applied Blanchard® principles and practices to realise positive results and he is excited to be able to share his experience and this amazing learning with others.

CAROLE PETERSON - Mob: 027 600 4448

CAROLE PETERSON - Mob: 027 600 4448

Authorised Consulting Affiliate, Blanchard® New Zealand

Brannigans People Consultant & Leadership Development Manager 

Carole is passionate about supporting individuals and businesses to demonstrate great leadership.  Having worked as an HR professional for nearly 30 years, she has a vast range of practical experience especially in the service sector, health sector and FMCG manufacturing. Some of her qualifications include Postgraduate Diploma in Rehabilitation (DipRehab), Bachelor of Business Studies (BBS) – Human Resources, and NZIM Certificate in Supervision & Basic Management

As a strong advocate of behavioural safety, she has developed and facilitated leadership training and supported businesses to implement strategies, practices, and systems to keep staff safe and healthy in the workplace.

Carole believes in the value of culture at an organisation and has led projects to assess, build and implement plans for improvement.  She is a certificated Blanchard® Trainer and has experience delivering and implementing a Blanchard based Leadership Culture organisation wide.

As a coach she has supported many managers and supervisors to understand their strengths, motivations and leadership styles, and help people improve skills and better understand development and career options.

Her style is enthusiastic while practical and enjoys the opportunity to assist in improving engagement and trust in the workplace.

Her spare time is spent having fun with family, spending time with friends and training for adventures such as walking half marathons and biking.

PAM WESTHEAD - Mob: 021 824 110

Authorised Consulting Affiliate, Blanchard® New Zealand

Founder and Director of Westgrave Consulting Limited

A professionally trained consultant who has worked for several global consulting firms, Pam has significant international experience in Organisational and Leadership Development.  She spent ten years consulting in the UK, before moving to New Zealand in 2001. She has led consulting teams and delivered training workshops across five continents for the United Nations.

Her 25 years of consulting have included leadership training, executive coaching, recruitment and the design and delivery of Assessment / Development Centres. She was first introduced to Blanchard over 20 years ago in the UK.

Pam is known for her collaborative style, and strong client focus that ensures any solution takes into account the current and future needs of the organisation.

Her passion is enabling people to deliver great work, and she thrives off workshops that give people the tools and confidence to deliver individually and through others.

ADMINISTRATION OFFICE

KERRIE KING - Mob: 0275 390 527

KERRIE KING - Mob: 0275 390 527

Services Administrator

service@blanchard.co.nz

Kerrie administers the ‘back office’ operation of the Blanchard NZ business where on behalf of the company board she primarily attends to Secretarial Administration including accounting support, team collaboration and file sharing platform management, Marketing Communications, Event Administration, Governance Support and Stakeholder Liaison.

Kerrie King brings to the Blanchard New Zealand team experience in general business administration, systems and processes. She puts an emphasis on customer focused solutions – delivering efficient, effective administrative support.

With a seventeen-year background in sales support, data analysis and customer service in the New Zealand grocery industry, and more recently as a project administrator in the manufacturing sector, Kerrie has the ability to think ahead, come up with solutions on the fly and enact on them quickly.

Having completed an NZIM Certificate in Small Business Management she is looking to complete further studies. During her spare time, Kerrie likes to spend time with her family, exploring New Zealand’s untouched wildernesses and developing her photography skills.

 

BOARD LIAISON

MALCOLM SUTHERLAND - Mob: 021 638 459

MALCOLM SUTHERLAND - Mob: 021 638 459

Company Director & Company Secretary

 

Chartered Governance Performance Consultant

Malcolm is a founding proprietor of Blanchard International Group New Zealand Limited.

As a Chartered company director and business governance advisor he enjoys supporting the performance of the company team from the traditional role of Company Secretary.

Throughout the past three and a half decades Malcolm has worked on a vast range of strategic, governance, and leadership and organisational development assignments across New Zealand and abroad.

Within his home province he blends his rural lifestyle with collegial support for a range of registered community-good charities.

EMERITAS RETIRED

BRIDGET SUTHERLAND

BRIDGET SUTHERLAND

Director Emerita (Retired)

Over her 20 years with Blanchard New Zealand Bridget fulfilled all roles in the Company including as the Executive Manager, Company Director – Finance, and the day to day operation of the Company at a management and administrative level. She has been a specialist coach providing coaching to support learning, and a Consulting Partner and Facilitator contributing to the capability of clients to make changes and achieve turnaround results in both favourable and unfavourable conditions.

This company wide experience provided a valuable resource to all stakeholders in the Blanchard business and clients requiring information and support at any level.

JOAN GIBBS

JOAN GIBBS

Emerita Associate (Retired)

For twenty-four years, Joan contributed highly valued and respected collegial wisdom, learning, humour, and perspective to colleagues within the Blanchard® organisation.

Throughout her tenure as an accredited Blanchard® Associate / Licensee Trainer, she facilitated exemplar leadership development workshops, advice and support for a broad range of clients throughout New Zealand, and across the Asia Pacific region.

She succeeded in getting the best from and for her clients through her natural facilitation skills, complemented by her warm personality that ensured participants engaged in their learning and development.

 

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