Early Start Board

About Us – Early Start Board

Early Start Project Ltd is a charitable company and was formed in 1995. It is governed by a board of directors consisting of a consortium of health care professionals and community members:


  • Mr Ashley Seaford – Chairperson
    Child Youth and Family
  • Mere Balsom
    Cultural Advisor
  • Anne Feld
    Plunket Canterbury
  • David Fergusson
    Emeritus Professor
  • Dr Lynda Gray
    Pegasus Health
  • John Horwood
    Christchurch Health and Development Study
  • Shelley McCauley
    Business Advisor
  • Elsa Tuck
    Maori Health Worker
  • Dr Clive Wilson
    Registered Psychologist