Iain believes in the power of people working together to create stronger families, a stronger community and a stronger economy. His priority is to enable opportunities for Palmerston North to make the most of its many strengths. Iain is passionate about creating a healthy, sustainable future for children born today.
Iain has been the Member of Parliament for Palmerston North since 2008 and is an experienced advocate and campaigner for his city and for the issues that matter to his electorate. Previous roles with the NZ Nurses Organisation and MedLab Central have made him passionate about healthcare, the largest employent in Palmerston North. Iain is married with three children and enjoys rugby, football, singing and theatre.
- Campaigns and Media Advisor for the NZ Nurses Organisation
- Massey University Student Association President
- Laboratory Technician for MedLab Central at Palmerston North Hospital
- Labourer on the Tararua Windfarm