Kellie Houlton
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Kellie Houlton

Environmental Protection Authority / Te Mana Rauhī

General manager, people and capability

  • Appointed 2020.
  • Leads drive to develop and support expert workforce.
  • Previously head of organisational development at ACC, and before that manager of people and capability delivery at the NZ Transport Agency.
  • Has private sector experience at BNZ and ANZ.
  • Holds a BA with Honours in industrial and organisational psychology from Victoria University.


Talent and Succession Consultant, HR Consultant
Oct 2002 - Jun 2006
Manager, Business Solutions and Change, Acting Manager, HR Consulting
Nov 2010 - Mar 2014
New Zealand Transport Agency / Waka Kotahi
Manager, People and Capability Delivery
Mar 2014 - Apr 2016
Accident Compensation Corporation / Te Kaporeihana Āwhina Hunga Whara
Head of Organisational Development, Head of Organisational Design and Development
Apr 2016 - Sep 2020
Environmental Protection Authority / Te Mana Rauhī
General Manager, People and Capabilty
Sep 2020 - Present

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