iSign staff

iSign is a service of Deaf Aotearoa and is managed by a small team of dedicated staff. We match the right qualified interpreters to the right job.

iSign Team Leader – Kellye Bensley

Kellye manages the day-to-day operations of iSign and supports the iSign Booking Officers.

iSign Interpreter Team Leader – Alan Wendt

Alan provides NZSL expertise within the booking services, supervises Deaf Aotearoa’s in-house NZSL interpreters and coordinates professional training opportunities for iSign contracted interpreters.

iSign in-house interpreters - Rekha Rosario, Alisha Davidson

Rekha and Alisha are our salaried interpreters working with Deaf Aotearoa staff and out in the community.

Booking Officers – Della Buzzard, Lesley Mason, Magdelena Munoz, Rebecca Hobbs

Della, Lesley, Magdelena and Rebecca receive booking requests and liaise with requestors, organisations and interpreters to organise the allocation of jobs to interpreters.

Manager – Victoria Manning

Victoria oversees the management of iSign including government contracts, sponsorship negotiations and supports the iSign Team Leaders to ensure the smooth operation of Deaf Aotearoa’s iSign service.