Trustees

Northland Craft Trust Trustees are responsible for governance and direction, as a team they are the caretakers of the Quarry.

Matt Keene
Chairman

Matt Keene

“I love the Quarry for the people and the way it inspires”

Mike Regan
Trustee

Mike Regan

"The Quarry is in my heart and I want to do what I can to make that heart beat strong"

Matt Lewis
Trustee

Matt Lewis

"The depth of creativity that comes from the Quarry is as profound as it is meaningful. Being a part of the dialogue and productivity that exists here is a very unique and rewarding opportunity."

Dr Ross T Smith
Trustee

Dr Ross T Smith

"The Quarry, an energetic place of transformation by fire and earth, will become a revitalised site of ceramics and pottery in Whangarei and for New Zealand"

Cherry Hermon
Trustee

Cherry Hermon

Whangarei district council representative

Makuini Cherrington
Trustee

Makuini Cherrington

Previously a studio holder at the Quarry, Makuini now sits on the board

Richard Darbyshire & Rosie Parsonson
Trustees

Richard Darbyshire & Rosie Parsonson

Richard Darbyshire and Rosie Parsonson, aka Rosy & Rich, are both working artists and Quarry studio holders

Trustee

Kate Smedley

With an executive background, Kate is our most recent trustee