Harley appointed new chair for New Zealand On Air

Posted Wednesday 23 May 2018


A warm congratulations to Dr Ruth Harley CNZM (pictured above) who takes up membership and the role of chair of the New Zealand Broadcasting Commission (NZ On Air). Dr Harley brings an incredible depth of industry knowledge and experience to this position, Broadcasting Minister Clare Curran said when announcing the appointment.

Dr Harley was the executive director of NZ On Air from 1989 to 1995 and was also the chief executive officer of the NZ Film Commission from 1997 to 2008. She has also been chair of the New Zealand Cricket Museum and Fulbright NZ, and a board member of the Len Lye Foundation, the Wellington Sculpture Trust, Ausfilm, Film NZ and Wellington Waterfront Ltd.
Ruth Harley replaces Miriam Dean QC who is retiring after two terms as a member and chair of NZ On Air.

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