Wellington, New Zealand
Manager of Sector Performance at the New Zealand Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment. Master of Applied Statistics from Australian National University. Fourteen years of experience in overseas aid, mainly in program evaluation and performance information but also program management, including as Counsellor Development Cooperation in the Australian Embassy in Dili, East Timor.
My team's work includes complex surveys and other data collection and analysis to help evidence-informed policy concerning the tourism industry, science and innovation system, and the sectoral and regional drivers of economic growth in New Zealand.
All my input to StackExchange is in my personal capacity and anything I write should not be considered the views of my employer or of the New Zealand government.
Q&A for statisticians, data analysts, data miners and data visualization experts
Q&A for professional and enthusiast programmers
Q&A for cartographers, geographers and GIS professionals
Q&A for active researchers, academics and students of physics
Q&A for users of TeX, LaTeX, ConTeXt, and related typesetting systems
Q&A for people studying math at any level and professionals in related fields
Q&A for users of Mathematica
Q&A for speakers of other languages learning English