The team at NZDA are always happy to help! Please see below for NZDA staff contact details.

Dr David Crum ONZM


Overall NZDA Management.
Dental Protection case management & enquiries.

Email: David Crum

Pepe Davenport


PA to David Crum.
NZDA Executive/Board Secretary.
Dental Protection Complaints Coordinator.

Email: Pepe Davenport

Brooke Stilwell

NZDA - Colgate Oral Health Promotion Manager

Management of NZDA oral health promotion activities, liaison with schools,
media and health sector to promote oral health, Healthy Smiles website editor.

Email: Brooke Stilwell

Kirsten McCarthy

Publications Officer

Design and production of NZDA publications.
NZDA website & branding project co-ordinator.

Email: Kirsten McCarthy

Jill Watson

Accountant & Membership Administrator

Accounts for NZDA and:
- NZ Dental Research Foundation Trust
- Auckland Dental Association
- Auckland Centre for Dental Education
NZDA Membership administration.
Dental Protection Membership Administration.

Email: Jill Watson

Paula Kappeli

Acting Membership Services Manager

12-month maternity cover for Ami Gilchrist.

Management of membership services for student and young dentist members of NZDA.

Email: Paula Kappeli

Dr Mowafaq Amso

Associate Director [Development]

Policy advice to CEO.
NZDA Research activities & funding management.
Standards Development.
NZDA Codes of Practice and Guidelines.

Email: Mo Amso

Madison McKillen

Events and Education Co-Ordinator

Dental Assisting Course administration & enquiries.
CPD enquiries & advertising.
Liaison with course providers.

Email: Madison McKillen

Michael Colhoun

Senior Communications Advisor

Media enquiries - Contact Michael directly on 021 0265 4083
Public relations

Email: Michael Colhoun

Office Administration Assistant

General enquiries.
Dental Assistant enquiries.
NZDA merchandise.
Room bookings.

Email: Office

Paul Scott (Part-time/Off-site)

Dental Protection Case Manager

Email: Paul Scott

Rob Beaglehole (Part-time/Off-site)

NZDA Sugary Drinks Spokesperson

Contact via Michael Colhoun

Email: Michael Colhoun