Main contact

Physical address

29 Fitzherbert Terrace
Thorndon 6011

Postal address

Embassy of the United States of America
PO Box 1190
Wellington 6140

Tel | +64 4 462 6000

Website |

Fax | +64 4 472 3537

Office hours | Mon-Fri, 8.15 am-5 pm

Staff Details:

His Excellency Mr Scott Brown, Ambassador (28 June 2017)
     Mrs Gail Brown

Ms Susan Niblock, Deputy Chief of Mission

Mr Demian Smith, Counsellor
     Ms Susanne Sell

Col James McAden, Defence Attaché     
     Mrs Kendis McAden

Mr Rey Santella, Counsellor (Agriculture) (resident in Canberra)     

Mr Andrew Covington, First Secretary     
     Mrs Elizabeth Covington

Mr Peter Schroeder, First Secretary
     Mrs Caroline Schroeder

Mrs Dolores Prin, First Secretary
     Mr Geoffrey Prin

Mr Nathan Carter, First Secretary (on secondment to MFAT)
     Ms Sarah Spodek

Mr James Johnson, Second Secretary

Ms Lynda Hinds, Second Secretary

Ms Madeleine Beard, Second Secretary
     Mr David Spurgat    

Mrs Tara Campbell, Second Secretary     
     Mr Brian Campbell

Mrs Rashelle Simonson, Second Secretary

Mr Christopher Cummings, Second Secretary
     Mrs Bitsity Cummings

Mr William Purnell, Attaché
     Mrs Angela Purnell

Mrs Susan Schulde, Attaché     
     Mr Richard Schulde

Mr Lawrence McCall, Attaché
     Mrs Natasha Cayenne-McCall

Ms Rebecca Wagner, Attaché (Political)     
     Mr Phillip Mauck

Mr Michael Shelbourne, Attaché (Political)     
     Mrs Bethany Shelbourne

Ms Jill Burkholder, Attaché (Legal)

Mr Peter Gomez, Attaché (Legal) 

Mrs Virginia Krause, Attaché
     Mr Douglas Krause

Ms Christina Paul, Attaché (Administration)

Dr Charles Wright, Attaché (Medical) (Resident in Canberra)

Mr Scott Ceier, Attaché (Defence)     
     Mrs Charlotte Ceier

Mr Christopher Summerhill, Attaché (Defence)     
     Mrs Yvonne Summerhill

Mr Michael Powers, Attaché (Defence)
     Mrs Heather Powers

Mr Geoffrey Halterman, Attaché (Defence)
     Mrs Lisa Halterman

Mr Jim Bing Yang, Attaché (Defence)

Mr Andrew Lake, Attaché (Defence)

Mr Adam Bluth,  Attaché (Security)

Mr Gilberto Alvizo, Attaché (Technical) 

Mr Frederick Mecke, Attaché
      Ms Carol Doerflein

Mr Marc Puleo, Attaché     
     Mrs Gabriela Puleo

Mr Nicholas Morin, Attaché     
     Mrs Sharyn Morin

Mr Bryan Allen, Attaché     
     Mrs Huong Nhu Thi Phan-Allen

Mr Anup Shah, Attaché
     Mrs Sona Anup Shah

Mr Terry Vice, Attaché     
     Mrs Leslie Vice

Ms Breonna Claude, Attaché

Mr John Sligh, Attaché
     Mrs Michaela Sligh

Mr Gavin Elliott, Attaché
     Ms Le Chen

Mr Matthew Reilly, Attaché
     Mrs Christine Reilly

Mr Garrett Obrien, Administrative and Technical Staff

Mr Mohamed Mutlek, Administrative and Technical Staff

Mr Antonio Guzman, Administrative and Technical Staff

Mr Jorey Salley, Administrative and Technical Staff

Mr Dwight Patterson, Administrative and Technical Staff