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Gary Payne Appointed to the Executive

KartSport New Zealand is delighted to announce that Gary Payne has accepted a one year appointment to the Executive.gary payne.jpg This appointment is made in accordance with Regulation B11.3.1 and Gary's appointment means the Executive is now up to full strength for the first time in recent history.

Gary is well known within KartSport circles as father of and mechanic for son Matthew, who is very active competing in the Junior age group on both sides of the Tasman. Those who attended the 2015 National Conference experienced Gary's leadership and knowledge during the Risk Management Work Shop. Gary's primary portfolio on the Executive will be the important area of Risk Management within our sport.

Gary has a Bachelor of Engineering Degree from Auckland University and post graduate studies in Business and Leadership at the Melbourne Business School. He has held a number of Board and Directorships most notably a Board member of the New Zealand Council for Infrastructure Development. He has been a member of a Global Risk Committee for a Professional Consultancy with over 10,000 staff in 18 different countries. He played an active role in the initial response to the Christchurch Earthquake and has led and implemented Health and Safety in a number of small and large profit and nonprofit organisations. Gary brings a wealth of experience in Risk Management. 

Graeme Moore
National President





KartSport New Zealand