iSign Staff

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

iSign Staff

Alan Wendt

Isign Senior Interpreter

Alan Wendt

Isign Senior Interpreter

Donna Bailey

Graduate Programme Supervisor

Donna Bailey

Graduate Programme Supervisor

Mark Crooke

Isign General Manager

Mark Crooke

Isign General Manager

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

Rachel Elmes

iSign Team Leader

Rachel Elmes

iSign Team Leader

Chelsea Walker

Customer Service Officer

Chelsea Walker

Customer Service Officer

Chelsea receives requests, liaises with requestors, organisations and interpreters to organise allocation of those requests to interpreters

Della Lamb

Customer Service Officer

Della Lamb

Customer Service Officer

Della receives requests, liaises with requestors, organisations and interpreters to organise allocation of those requests to interpreters

Claire McCarthy

Customer Service Officer

Claire McCarthy

Customer Service Officer

Claire receives requests, liaises with requestors, organisations and interpreters to organise allocation of those requests to interpreters

Dylan Cameron

Customer Service Officer

Dylan Cameron

Customer Service Officer

Dylan receives requests, liaises with requestors, organisations and interpreters to organise allocation of those requests to interpreters

Nicky Riley

2nd Year Graduate Interpreter

Nicky Riley

2nd Year Graduate Interpreter

Oliver Gill

2nd Year Graduate Interpreter

Oliver Gill

2nd Year Graduate Interpreter

Xanthe Birch

2nd Year Graduate Interpreter

Xanthe Birch

2nd Year Graduate Interpreter

Hinemoana Jacobs

Customer Service Officer

Hinemoana Jacobs

Customer Service Officer

Hine receives requests, liaises with requestors, organisations and interpreters to organise allocation of those requests to interpreters