Fire Service Commission Members Announced
Minister of Internal Affairs Hon. George Hawkins today announced three new members to the New Zealand Fire Service Commission.
Angela Foulkes, Dr Piers Reid, and Terry Scott.
Angela Foulkes is currently is an associate with Sue Wood and Associates, and has held prior government appointments as a board member with Skill New Zealand and Workbridge. Ms Foulkes has previous employment with the New Zealand Council of Trade Unions and ANZ Banking Group.
Dr Reid is currently a lecturer of Defence and Strategic Studies at Massey University. Dr Reid has had 38 years in the New Zealand Army. His last position was as Chief of General Staff with a rank of Major General.
Terry Scott is currently a taxi owner/operator. Mr Scott has had 34 years of Fire Service experience, involving Command and Control at a senior level. He was a Dunedin City councillor from 1986 to 1989. He was awarded the Prince Phillip Scholarship (1987) to study occupational Health and Safety in Canada, and was a delegate to the UN International Labour Conference in Geneva in 1992/93.
George Hawkins said: "I welcome the new members to the Fire Service Commission. These three new members bring with them a wealth of experience from diverse and varied backgrounds
"The Fire Service Commission will benefit much from their appointments," George Hawkins said.