Ray Smith
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Ray Smith

Ministry for Primary Industries / Manatū Ahu Matua

Director general

  • Appointed November 1, 2018.
  • Chief executive of Department of Corrections 2010-2018.
  • Previously deputy chief executive of the Ministry of Social Development's Child, Youth and Family (superseded by Oranga Tamariki).
  • Appointed government health and safety lead by the State Services Commissioner in August 2017.

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