Denise Roche

Director of the professional performer’s union Equity New Zealand

Denise Roche is the director of the professional performer’s union Equity New Zealand. She has qualifications in journalism, industrial relations and not-for-profit management and she has served as an elected representative at local government level and as a Member of Parliament for the Green Party. Her experience in the union movement spans more than two decades as a union organiser, advocate, educator, and strategist for a number of New Zealand trade unions.


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