Lynda Jelbert
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Lynda Jelbert

Social Wellbeing Agency / Toi Hau Tāngata

Director, organisational performance

  • Appointed October 2018.
  • Background in human resources, leadership, organisational development, change management, and health and safety in public and private sectors.
  • Spent five years at the Earthquake Commission and eight at NZ Trade and Enterprise.
  • Also worked with Oranga Tamariki.
  • Holds an ANZSOG Executive Master’s in Public Administration from Victoria University.


Earthquake Commission / Kōmihana Rūwhenua
General Manager People & Capability, Manager Human Resources
May 2011 - Dec 2016
Hoop Consulting
Principal Consultant
Feb 2017 - Feb 2019
Ministry for Children / Oranga Tamariki
HR Principle Advisor
Mar 2017 - Dec 2017
Watson and Son
General Manager People and Performance
Jan 2018 - Jul 2018
Social Investment Agency
Director Organsation Performance, Director Corporate
Oct 2018 - Present

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