Our Staff

Health specialists staff includE: :

Mrs Melissa Fidow BCS 
Programme Manager

Melissa is a New Zealand born Samoan with a Bachelor in Communication Studies from the Auckland University of Technology. She has experience in International Health Development and is an expert in recruiting, training and deploying of Emergency Medical Teams and triaging overseas patients for treatment.

She was deployed as the first EMT Coordinator to Vanuatu in response to Cyclone Pam in 2014 and assisted in screening, registering and tasking of 28 EMTs from all over the world.  Melissa has recently returned from Geneva working with the World Health Organization under the Emergency Medical Teams Initiative.

Melissa Fidow is the newly appointment Executive Officer for the Pasifika Medical Association.

Mrs Seini Jensen - BA/LLB MA (Hons)
Evaluations Manager

Seini Jensen, has a research and evaluation background. She holds a Bachelor of Laws and a Master of Arts (First Class Honours) in Anthropology, from the University of Auckland. Recently, she worked as a research fellow for the Starpath Project, a partnership for excellence project led by the University of Auckland in partnership with the New Zealand government. Currently, she leads the evaluations for the health workforce development programmes run by the Pasifika Medical Association.

Mrs Rosemary McGlynn BCom 
Finance Manager

Rosemary is a Chartered Accountant and has excess years of experience working as an accountant in various jobs and levels of complexity.  Her recent experience has been as a regional finance dirctor for Asia and New Zealand for a global insruance service company.

LawWorks
Anna Fitzgibbon Partner in Lawworks Ltd is the Legal Advisor for Health Specialists Ltd.

Milne Maningay Ltd
Phillip Steele Partner in Milne Maingay Chartered Accountants provides Financial advice and prepares the annual accounts for Health Specialists Ltd.

ASB - Auckland Savings Bank
ASB Health Specialists banker