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New Zealand Accordion Association Officials


President: Sonja Palinich
 
Vice-President: Harley Jones
 
Secretary: Heather Masefield - contact
 
Treasurer: Amber Masefield
 

Competitions Secretary:

Megan Jennings - contact
 
Committee: Jessica Chen, Steven Cope, Renee Jeffries, Dennis Lovatt, Bor Kuan Song, George Xu, Tamba Young.
   

International Affiliations


 

Roll of Honour

 

NZAA Life Members (alphabetical order)

Jenny Cocurullo passed away 2001
Doug Crispe
Gary Daverne
Silvio de Pra, passed away 2012
Betty Dunbar, passed away 2013
Meg Fidler
Kevin Friedrich
Sheila Haigh
Bob Hawkes
Marlene Hawkes
Ann Hunt
Christine Johnstone
Marie Jones
Lloyd Lincoln
John McDonald
Ray McNicholl
Douglas Mews, passed away 1993
Gerald Ryan
Fay Schaw
Gerry Schmits, passed away 2008
John Statham
Gary Stratton
Dorothy Taylor, passed away 2016
Peter Torckler
Frank Vilich
Shirley Yelavich
Wallace Liggett
 

NZAA Members as CIA Merit Award recipients

1981 Allan Jones
2003 Christine Adams
2007 Harley Jones
2009 Kevin Friedrich
 

NZAA Members as CIA Honoured Friend of the Accordion Award recipients

2003 Marie Jones - NZAA Secretary (1971 to 2007)
2004 Jenny Cocurullo
2008 Silvio De Pra
2009 Gary Daverne
2010 John Statham
 

NZAA Merit Award

1988 Dr Willard Palmer
2009 Kevin Friedrich, presented at 2009 Coupe Mondiale in Takapuna.
2017 Prof. Li Cong - Pictures presentation
 

NZAA Lifetime Achievement Award

2009 Faithe Deffner presented at 2009 Coupe Mondiale in Takapuna, passed away 2014.
 
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