Louise has been working in education in New Zealand for 30 years. She moved into her first principal role in 1995 and has worked most recently as Principal of Khandallah School in Wellington. She was the NZEI Te Riu Roa representative on the Teachers Council for six years to 2014. Louise first joined NZEI Te Riu Roa National Executive in 2006, and has represented principals on the Executive since 2011.
Louise is currently the elected NZEI Te Riu Roa National President, Te Manukura.
See Louises's address to last year's conference below.