Kelston Deaf Education Centre
3 Archibald Rd
Kelston
Auckland 0602
New Zealand

Private Bag 93008
New Lynn
Waitakere 0640

Anton Centre
42 Kerrykeel Drive
Flat Bush
Auckland 2019

Hamilton Sensory Resource Centre
Warwick Ave
St Andrews 3240
Hamilton

Tauranga Sensory Resource Centre
78 Carmichael Road
Bethlehem 3110
PO Box 16370
Tauranga 3147

Phone: +64 (9) 827 4859
Fax: +64 (9) 827 9819
TTY: +64 (9) 827 9806
Email: kdec@kdec.school.nz

All Kelston Deaf Education Centre staff can be contacted through reception.
Any suggestions or comments about the website can be sent to: website@kdec.school.nz

DAVID FOSTER

KDEC CEO

Overall responsibility for strategic management and leadership of all KDEC services and departments.

david.foster@kdec.school.nz



HILDA BAKER

RESOURCES

Services related to courses for parents, teachers and paraprofessionals. Library and Resource Centre, NZSL Provision and Resource Production.

hilda.baker@kdec.school.nz



MICHAEL HEENEY, PhD

REGIONAL

Overall responsibility for the management of the regional teaching services from Turangi to Kaitaia including mainstream schools in Auckland not covered by the KDEC School.

michael.heeney@kdec.school.nz



RICHARD LAM

ADMINISTRATION

Overall responsibility for the management of the Administration Department.

richard.lam@kdec.school.nz



SAM DICKENSON

HR MANAGER

HR Manager contributes to the operations of the Centre by providing support services to department managers for recruitment, retention and work place relationships.

sam.dickenson@kdec.school.nz



SHONA JONES

PRE-SCHOOL

Overall responsibility for the management of the KDEC preschool.

shona.jones@kdec.school.nz



TOM PURVIS

SCHOOL

Overall responsibility for the management of the KDEC School and Deaf Provisions at:Kelston Primary, Kelston Intermediate, Oteha Valley School, Mission Heights Junior College, Ormiston Primary School, Kelston Girls' College, Kelston Boys High School, Ormiston Senior College and Tu Kokiri.

tom.purvis@kdec.school.nz



TONY WALTON

RESIDENTIAL

Overall responsibility for the management of Totara Village residential facility – Lynwood, Matai and Raintree cottages.

tony.walton@kdec.school.nz