Past NZFBI Presidents &
Life Honorary Members

Term of office and Past Presidents:

1931-1934: TT Hugo

1934-1936: CC Warner

1936-1950: WL Wilson

1950-1953: A Morrison

1953-1957: GA MacKenzie

1957-1963: NG Buick

1963-1967: JA Buckland

1967-1968: TR Heighway

1968-1972: EG Evans

1973-1975: Kenneth Derrick QFSM (LHM)

1975: GR (Bob) Grey (LHM)

1976-1979: SK Christensen

1979-1983: A Varley

1982: Jack Sheahan QSM (LHM)

1983-1986: JF Wood

1986-1988: Dave Hyde QSM (LHM)

1988-1990: JR Wood

1990-1992: Brian Watters QSM (LHM)

1992-1994: Max Barker (LHM)

1994-1996: Ian Reid (LHM)

1996-1997: Terry Douglas (LHM)

1997-1998: Don Roper (LHM)

1998-1999: Sandy Lawson JP (LHM)

1999-2000: Maurice Kelly (LHM)

2000-2001: John May (LHM)

2001-2002: Herb Carberry (LHM)

2002-2003: Kevin Peacock JP (LHM)

2003-2004: Bruce Didham QSM (LHM)

2004-2005: Peter Moore (LHM)

2005-2006: Brendon Wood (LHM)

2006-2007: Anthony Swain (LHM)

2007-2008: Russell Postlewaight (LHM)

2008-2009: Rick Eng (LHM)

2009-2010: Rob Saunders (LHM)

2010: K Ferris

2010-2011: Catherine Trevathan (LHM)

2011-2012: Ian Wellings (LHM)

2012-2014: Allen Bestwick (LHM)

2014-2015: John Stevenson

2015-2016: Brendon Wood

2016-2018: John Klaphake

2018-2019: Scott Lanauze

2019-2021: Jared Davidson

QFSM: Queens Fire Service Medal

QSM: Queens Service Medal

Life Honorary Members (LHM):

1975: GR (Bob) Grey

1982: Jack Sheahan QSM