Hugh Norriss

Director Development & Policy

Hugh is the Director of Policy and Development and is currently also the Director of Working Well, supporting organisations to improve mental health in the workplace.

Before joining the Mental Health Foundation in 2009, Hugh held a range of leadership positions in the mental health field, including Group Manager of Mental Health Services and Mental Health Planning and Funding Manager at Capital Coast Health 2005-2009, and Chief Executive of Wellink Trust, 1997-2005.

After 12 years working in mental health services, Hugh joined the Mental Health Foundation to pursue his passion of advocating for better ways to protect and promote the mental health of all New Zealanders, including in the workplace.

hugh "at" mentalhealth.org.nz

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