Our Patron

Murray Lints

Murray was Chair of the North Haven Hospice Board from 1999 to 2014 and was made Patron upon his retirement from that role. He holds the Queen's Service Medal for his work in education and the community and is a Justice of the Peace. At various times he has led the Northland Hockey Association, the Northland Sports Foundation, the Northland Athletics and Gymnastics Stadium Trust and the Northland Justices of the Peace Association. He is an ex-Principal of Whangarei Boys High School and a Fellow of the New Zealand Educational Administration and Leadership Society.

 Our Board 

North Haven Hospice is governed by a Board of Trustees who are elected and appointed for their special governance and leadership skills. All our Trustees provide their expertise voluntarily and we are indebted to them for their commitment to the ongoing operations of Hospice.

Board Chair, Ann McKillop

Ann is the Chair of the North Haven Hospice Board. Ann has a lifelong career in nursing and brings a wealth of experience to North Haven.

Jim Kilpatrick - North Haven Hospice

Jim Kilpatrick

Jim has been a Board member since 2004, and is currently Chair of the North Haven Hospice Endowment Trust, Director of WRMK Lawyers, Whangarei and is involved extensively in the community.

Pamela Head - North Haven Hospice

Pamela Head

Pamela (Pam), worked as the Executive Officer at St. Francis Xavier Catholic School-a position she held for 31 years until her recent retirement. She is extensively involved in her local community as a Funeral and Marriage Celebrant and has completed Macro, Micro and Grief Counselling Papers.

Gladys Glavish - North Haven Hospice

Gladys Glavish

Gladys is an Associate member of the Real Estate Institute of NZ (AREINZ). Her affiliation with Hospice began with fundraising in the 1990's and nine years ago Gladys became a Board member.


 David Bawden

 David is a new member of the Board


 Roger McClean

 Roger is a new member of the Board.






 Colin Campbell

 Colin is a new member of the Board.

Gladys Glavish - North Haven Hospice

 Graham Withers

 Represents Pehiaweri Marae on the Board.