Investment Sub-Committee

Geoff Bailey – B.Com

Geoff, a retired Chartered Accountant, was a partner in chartered accountancy practices from 1975 until retirement in 2014. Geoff is Chair of the CDF Investment Sub-Committee. A member of the Christchurch Diocese Management and Finance Board since 1991, Geoff currently Chairs this Board.

Michael Schimanski – BCM, CA

Michael is a chartered accountant and a senior partner of Kendons, a chartered accounting practice in Christchurch. He is a Trustee and Chair of the CDF. He is also Secretary of the Christchurch Diocesan Foundation, a member of the St Joseph’s Papanui Parish Finance team and a Trustee on The Marralomeda Charitable Trust Board. Michael is married to Tania and they have two daughters.

Sara O’Connor – BCM, AFA, NZX Associate Advisor, METI

Sara O’Connor, an Authorised Financial Advisor (AFA) joined Craigs Investment Partners in October 2006. Sara holds the following qualifications: Bachelor of Commerce and Management, Lincoln University (2000) and Certificate of Authorisation AFA (2011). She is also a NZX Associate Adviser. Sara joined the Investment Sub Committee in 2016 and is a member of the Christchurch Diocese Management and Finance Board.