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Our management team oversees a dedicated and experienced staff of more than 50 people who work for the Police Association. Based at our national office in Wellington and out in the field throughout New Zealand, our team is dedicated to providing support and services to association members.

Chris Cahill

Chris Cahill

President of the NZ Police Association

Chris is a detective inspector, seconded full time to the association’s national office. He was first elected for a three-year-term at the 2016 annual conference and re-elected in 2019 for a second term until 2022.

Chris has held a range of positions with the association since 1994, including committee member, chairman, pay adviser, region director and vice-president.

Greg Fleming

Greg Fleming

National Secretary

As the association’s industrial advocate, Greg is a member of the management team and leads the industrial team at national office. 

Greg joined the association in 1986, and has widely recognised expertise in pay round settlement processes and outcomes, and related law and order issues. 

He was appointed national secretary in 2017.

Fiona McKissock

Fiona McKissock

Chief Operating Officer

Since October 2017, Fiona has been responsible for the operational arm of the NZPA's national office in Wellington. 

Fiona is responsible for the products and services provided to NZPA members, including the national portfolio of over 65 holiday homes, The Police Health Plan, General and Travel Insurance, and our various financial products available for our members by our third party partners. 

Fiona's staff responsibility includes management of the Welfare, Marketing, Human Resources, Finance and Information Technology teams.

Craig Tickelpenny

Craig Tickelpenny

Member Welfare and Engagement Manager

Craig has 28 years’ experience as a police officer, most recently as a senior sergeant and field learning and development manager for PNHQ and Service centres throughout New Zealand.

He has been involved with the association since 2005, including six years as a vice president on the association’s board, so he has considerable knowledge of the association’s business and governance.

In his new role within the association’s national office, Craig is responsible for the  welfare interests which include dealing with member welfare issues, Holiday Homes, Member Discounts and managing the member services team.