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:

Ambassador (Vacant)

Mr Kevin Covert, Charge d'Affaires a.i. (@ 21/12/20) and Deputy Chief of Mission
     Mrs Lesya Covert

Mr Nicholas Snyder, Counsellor
     Mrs Carla Snyder

Colonel Ian Murray, Defence Attaché
     Mrs Ruby Murray

Mr Levin Flake, Counsellor (Agriculture) [Resident in Canberra]

Mr Nathan Carter, First Secretary
     Ms Sarah Spodek

Ms Sarah Spodek, First Secretary
     Mr Nathan Carter

Mr Eric Johnson, First Secretary
     Mrs Laura Johnson

Ms Leslie Goodman, First Secretary

Mr Won (William) Oh, First Secretary
     Ms Nayoung Lee

Mrs Emily Dunivant, First Secretary [currently on secondment to MFAT]
     Mr Eric Dunivant

Mr Jeffrey Cua, Second Secretary

Ms Sarah Quinzio, Second Secretary
     Mr Michael Quinzio

Mr Andrew Hackmann, Second Secretary
     Ms Dana Candell

Mr Timothy Linehan, Second Secretary
     Mrs Carole Linehan

Mr David Lee, Second Secretary
     Mrs Jill Lee

Mr Amos Wetherbee, Attaché (Political)
     Mrs Melissa Wetherbee

Mrs Shenae Manning, Attaché (Political)
     Mr Harold Manning

Mr Peter Gomez, Attaché (Legal) 

Dr Michael Mahoney, Attaché (Medical) [Resident in Canberra]

Ms Diane Lopez, Attaché (Defence)

Mr Christopher Summerhill, Attaché (Defence)     
     Mrs Yvonne Summerhill

Mr Marc Leon Guerrero, Attaché (Defence)
     Mrs Ashley Leon Guerrero

Mr Curtis Hoofman, Attaché (Defence)

Mr James Moore, Attaché (Defence)
     Mrs Jenny Moore

Ms Melanie Backhaus, Attaché   

Ms April Mitchener, Attaché

Mr Billy McGowan III, Attaché
     Mrs Latonya McGowan

Mr Brendan Molloy, Attaché
     Ms Susy Wendot

Ms Julia Pallozzi-Ruhm, Attaché
     Mr Thomas Pallas

Mr Jeffrey Simpliciano, Attaché
     Mrs Traci Simpliciano

Mr Mitchell Lopez, Attaché
     Mrs Carmen Lopez

Mr Sean Waters, Attaché (Security)
     Ms Allison Bybee

Mr Mark Friedbauer, Attaché

Mr Andrew Curran, Attaché

Mr Christopher Pritchett, Attaché
     Ms Rie Oishi

Ms Autumn Dotson, Attaché
     Ms Deneen Jackson

Mr Brian Fleming, Attaché
     Mrs Lisa Fleming

Mr Rudolf Gerdenich, Administrative and Technical Staff

Mr Austin Mongeon, Administrative and Technical Staff

Mr Jack Hogstad, Administrative and Technical Staff

Mr Jacob Hoetger, Administrative and Technical Staff

Mr Christopher Juarez, Administrative and Technical Staff

Mr Elijah Buckmaster, Administrative and Technical Staff