Our Team

Glenn Carter | Director

Glenn has a background in banking, business operations and management. He has led a number of cross-cultural mission teams overseas and completed a Theological Missions paper at Carey Baptist College.
Glenn was an elder at Northgate Baptist Church, Silverdale and is currently chairman of Northgate’s Missions Committee.
Glenn is married to Angela and together they have 3 adult children, their eldest Joel is serving as a missionary in South East Asia. Their eldest daughter Gabby is working as a Plunket nurse and youngest, Melissa, is studying history and English at Massey University.
Glenn’s other interests include motorcycling, cycling, NBA basketball, reading and music.


John RobertsJohn Roberts | Accountant

John is a chartered accountant in his own practice, which he established in 1994. He has a variety of business and not-for-profit clients. For several years he consulted to Auckland City Council on property-related projects, including the sale of council’s residential housing portfolio and the acquisition of Westhaven Marina. Prior to being in public practice, he was finance director for a large New Zealand hotel chain, Corporate financial controller for NZ Dairy, now Fonterra and Deloittes. John is an elder of the Elim Christian Centre. He has been on a number of other church and trust boards over the years.


Kirsty Bond | Communications Specialist

Kirsty has a Bachelor of Communications Studies and has worked in a variety of roles in radio, television, internal communications and marketing. Before starting a family she travelled extensively in Europe, Africa and North America. Now with little capacity for travel, she’s busy looking after her three young children for most of the week. With the remainder of her week, she works part-time, creating and writing content to inform and engage AONZ’s supporters. Kirsty also is involved in mission outside of AONZ – she formed a child-sponsorship charity that supports two orphanages in Uganda, following a trip there in 2012.