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New Director of Civil Defence announced

Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet Chief Executive Andrew Kibblewhite today (9 December 2014) announced the appointment of Sarah Stuart-Black as the new Director of Civil Defence and Emergency Management. Sarah has been with the Ministry of Civil Defence & Emergency Management since 2003, and has been the Acting Director since John Hamilton’s recent retirement.

Read the statement on the appointment from Andrew Kibblewhite on the Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet website

Read the statement on the appointment from the Minister of Civil Defence, Hon Nikki Kaye, on the Beehive website