Meet the team

Meet the team that creates programmes, makes introductions, advocates on behalf of business, plans events, shares your news and supports you in every way. 

Our Staff

Our team are a bunch of passionate people who care about our purpose and the people they work with.

Sheree Carey

Chief Executive Officer

Joanne O’Connor

Membership Manager

Michelle McSoriley

Events & Marketing Manager

Nikki Watt

Administration

Lynn Tong

SIT Centrestage Manager

Anna Stevens

Housing Champion

Our Directors

The Board offer extensive business experience and networks to create an environment that supports business success in Southland.

Neil McAra
Findex
President
Rod Sinclair
Focus Technology Group
Vice President
Carla Forbes
Market South
Executive Committee
Luke Macpherson
Rabobank
Executive Committee
Stewart Hamilton
NZAS
Richard Gray
Fonterra
Shaun Drylie
SBS
Nigel Gear
South Port
Laura Todd
Invercargill Top 10 Holiday Park
Carla Harper
FMG
Ben Fokkens
Neighbouring Retailing Group