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. 

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 ShepherdMatua Bill Barlow (Hon)Whaea Pat Barlow (Hon)
Fiona DunfordHilda MulliganSarah Mooney
Steven Tumilty

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 - 1933Frances 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 Derbidge (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

1965Miss M Hartridge
1977Mrs Bernice Thompson
1982Mr Don McKenzie
1982Miss Jennifer Pryor

Honorary Fellows

1977Mrs LC Gardiner
1980Dr Cyriax
1985Mr Robin McKenzie
1996Mr Brian Mulligan
1996Dr Stanley Paris
2003Dr Joan Walker
2013Dr Margot Skinner
2020Prof. Peter McNair
2021Dr Tania Clifton-Smith