The Northland Craft Trust is responsible for the governance and direction of the Quarry Arts Centre. It is a registered charity, formed in 1982.

From time to time the Trust seeks new board members (or trustees) with suitable skills and knowledge. Learn more about becoming a Trustee and the Trust or contact the Quarry Manager for further information.

Current trustees


Mike Regan

Mike is an experienced potter and long time supporter of the Quarry Arts Centre.


Matt Lewis

Matt has been involved with the Quarry Arts Centre since the early 1980s.

Cherry Hermon

Cherry is the Whangarei District Council appointee on the Northland Craft Trust.


Richard Darbyshire

Richard is an artist based at the Quarry Arts Centre.


Kate Smedley

Kate has an executive background. She became chair of the Northland Craft Trust in April 2018.


Bronwyn Dalley

Bronwyn has an executive management and leadership background in the arts, culture and heritage sectors.


Bob Langford

Bob represents the Northland Woodworkers and Woodturners Club.