For recognition of outstanding contribution

PNZ Awards

PNZ Executive awards Honorary Membership to members of PNZ in recognition of their outstanding contribution in the field of public health or their contribution to physiotherapy or to PNZ.

Any two members (excluding student and assistant members) may nominate someone for the award of Life Membership, Honorary Life Membership, or Honorary Fellow. Honour Awards are given in recognition of outstanding contribution to PNZ, the physiotherapy profession in New Zealand and/or contribution in the field of public health. To make a nomination, read the nomination criteria and then complete the nomination form.

Life Members

Miss A Allan
Mrs EM Anderson (Enid Gotts)
Mr N Beckett
Miss J Derbidge
Miss J Erwin
Miss J McGrath
Miss M McLean
Mr D McPhee
Mr J Meney
Mr S Paris (Senior)
Miss G Park
Miss ML Roberts O.B.E
Mr W Sarelius
Miss B Tomlinson
Mr WT Woods
Miss PA Simmers
Miss DJ Gordon
Miss B Service
Miss MKL Sams
Mrs LC Gardiner
Miss B McLeod
Miss M Draper
Mr M LamontMr I Searle
Mrs G Wilson
Mr B Mulligan
Mrs B Hetherington
Mrs F Wilson
Mr MG Monaghan
Mr AG Hall (Hon)
Dr Margaret Moon
Dr Margaret Moon
Dr Margot Skinner
Mrs Patricia Cunniffe (Hon)
Mrs Sheila Mann
Mr Bryan Paynter
Dr Mark Laslett
Ms Janice Mueller
Dr Duncan Reid
Dennis Shepherd

Presidents - New Zealand Trained Masseurs Association

1923 - 1927

Ronald T McLean (Wellington)

1927 - 1929

Waine V Sarelius (Canterbury)

1929 - 1931

Gertrude M Petre (Canterbury)

1931 - 1933

Frances L Nurse (Auckland)

1933 - 1934

Gladys M Wylie (Wellington)

1934 - 1936

Alison R Allan (Otago)

1936 - 1939

Mary E McLean (Canterbury)

1939 - 1941

Donald McPhee (Auckland)

1941 - 1943

Mary I Saunders (Wellington)

1943 - 1946

J Noel Beckett (Otago)

1946 - 1950

Joan C McGrath (Wellington)

Presidents - Physiotherapy New Zealand

1950 - 1952

LC Gardiner (June Adams) (Canterbury)

1952 - 1953

Beryl Service (Otago)

1953 - 1954

Enid M Gotts (Otago)

1954 - 1956

August H Brackebush (Auckland)

1956 - 1958

Patricia MH Andrews (Wellington)

1958 - 1960

Hester Graham (Canterbury)

1960 - 1962

John H Pow (Otago)

1962 - 1963

Enid M Gotts (Otago)

1963 - 1965

John L Meney (South Auckland)

1965 - 1968

Keith N Ritson (Wellington)

1968 - 1970

Leonard Ring (Auckland)

1970 - 1972

Joan Berbidge (Canterbury)

1972 - 1974

Billie D McLeod (Otago)

1974 - 1976

Sam Thompson (Auckland)

1976 - 1978

Dorothy Gordon (Wellington)

1978 - 1982

Gay Wood (Canterbury)

1982 - 1986

Michael Lamont (Auckland)

1986 - 1986

Roslyn Ham (Wellington)

1986 - 1990

Erwin T Drok (Auckland)

1990 - 1992

Barbara Hetherington (Otago)

1992 - 1996

Margot Skinner (Otago)

1996 - 1998

Lee Gardiner (Waikato/BOP)

1998 - 2002

Jillian Howard (Hawkes Bay /Wellington)

2002 - 2006

Kirsten Davie (Wellington)

2006 - 2010

Jonathan Warren (Hawkes Bay)

2010 - 2014

Gill Stotter (Wellington)

2014 - 2016

Ian d'Young (Auckland)

2016 - 2020

Elizabeth Binns (Auckland)

2020 -Ben Hinchcliff (Auckland)

Fellows

1965

Miss M Hartridge

1977

Mrs Bernice Thompson

1982

Mr Don McKenzie

1982

Miss Jennifer Pryor

Honorary Fellows

1977

Mrs LC Gardiner

1980

Dr Cyriax

1985

Mr Robin McKenzie

1996

Mr Brian Mulligan

1996

Dr Stanley Paris

2003

Dr Joan Walker

2013

Dr Margot Skinner

2020Prof. Peter McNair