Portfolio


Making complex information simple

  • Writer for NZ Government websites, business writing, policies and content including:
    • NZ Police Te Pae Oranga/Iwi Community Panels, 2018.
    • MBIE Health and Safety Information Hub Review, 2017–2018.
    • Standards NZ Touchstone website, 2008–2015, 2018.
    • Companies Office Website Refresh Project, 2017.
    • TEC Website Redevelopment Project, 2016.
    • Immigration NZ Website Redevelopment Project, 2015.
    • Consumer Affairs Consumer Law Review Project, 2014.
    • Business.govt.nz Compliance Matters Tool, a Result 9 Project, 2013.
  • NZ Police:
    • Writing a plain English Policy for Te Pae Oranga, for Police and providers to use.
    • Writing plain English Police Standards for Te Pae Oranga and Provider Standards for Te Pae Oranga.
    • Writing guidelines, processes, forms and templates, procedures and checklists.
    • Developing and implementing a Stakeholder Engagement and Communications Plan for Te Pae Oranga.
  • Victoria University of Wellington: Reviewing, editing and rewriting the BRANZ report on: “Accurately calculating thermal performance in timber-framed medium density housing in New Zealand: Testing thermal calculation methods”.
  • Immigration New Zealand (MBIE): Converting technical visa content into plain English content for the new Immigration New Zealand website.
  • Tenancy Services: Making complicated tenancy information simple for website users (landlords and tenants).
  • Business.govt.nz (MBIE): Converting technical material from multiple government agencies into easy to read summaries for a new Compliance Matters tool. 
  • Maritime NZ: Analysing and re-writing a Maritime NZ incident response plan – Logistics into plain English. This plan is used by incident responders. 
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