Zoe Griffiths
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Zoe Griffiths

Ministry of Education / Te Tāhuhu o te Mātauranga

Deputy secretary business enablement and support

  • Appointed 2015.
  • Responsible for ensuring critical people, processes, systems and infrastructure realise the ministry’s business strategies.
  • Seconded from the Ministry of Social Development to work as director of the ministerial inquiry into Novopay.
  • Appointed to the Ministry of Education’s leadership team as director of the secretary’s office in 2014.
  • Held senior roles in the Ministry of Social Development, Child, Youth and Family Service, and Work and Income.
  • Has an LLB from Auckland University.


Child, Youth and Family
Chief Legal Advisor, Solicitor
Mar 1992 - Jun 2006
Child, Youth and Family
General Manager, Director, Office of the Chief Executive
Jul 2012 - Jun 2014
Ministry of Education / Te Tāhuhu o te Mātauranga
Director of Ministerial Inquiry into Novopay
Feb 2013 - Jun 2013
Ministry of Education / Te Tāhuhu o te Mātauranga
Deputy Secretary Business Enablement and Support, Director of the Secretarys Office
Jun 2014 - Present

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