Contact: PIANZEA Secretariat
email: pianzea.secretariat@aec.gov.au
phone: +61 8 63638067

PIANZEA - Pacific Electoral Administrators and Pacific Elections

 

PIANZEA Advisory Group

 The PIANZEA Advisory Group (PAG) is an advisory body for the Pacific Islands, Australia and New Zealand Electoral Administrators (PIANZEA) Network. The advisory group provides strategic direction and oversight for the Network activities including by approving work plans and activities and deciding on major network initiatives. Members from the PAG represent all major PIANZEA regions including Melanesia, Micronesia, Polynesia, Australia and New Zealand.

 The current members of PAG are: Mrs Maria Decherong, Election Services Administrator Palau Election Commission; Mrs Taggy Tangimetua, Chief Electoral Officer, Cook Islands; Mr Polycarp Haununu, Chief Electoral Officer, Solomon Islands Electoral Commission; Mr Robert Peden, Chief Electoral Officer, New Zealand Electoral Commission; and Mr Tom Rogers, Electoral Commissioner, Australian Electoral Commission.

 

PAG members (Left to Right): (Back) Mr Polycarp Haununu, Chief Electoral Officer, Solomon Islands Electoral Office;  Mr Kevin Kitson, Deputy Electoral Commissioner, Australian Electoral Commission, representing Mr Tom Rogers; Mr Robert Peden, Chief Electoral Officer, New Zealand Electoral Commission; (Front) Mrs Maria Decherong, Electoral Services Administrator, Palau Electoral Commission;  Mrs Taggy Tangimetua, Chief Electoral Officer, Cook Islands