iSign staff

iSign is a service of Deaf Aotearoa and is managed by a small team of dedicated staff. We match the right qualified interpreters to the right job.

iSign Senior Interpreter – Alan Wendt

Alan provides NZSL expertise within the booking services, supervises Deaf Aotearoa’s in-house NZSL interpreters and coordinates professional training opportunities for iSign contracted interpreters.

iSign in-house interpreters - 


Customer Service Officers – Della Buzzard, Lesley Mason, Magdelena Munoz, Kalpana Mistry, Jasmine Wardle-Peck

Della, Lesley, Magdelena, Kalpana, Jasmine receive booking requests and liaise with requestors, organisations and interpreters to organise the allocation of jobs to interpreters.

iSign General Manager - Mark Crooke

Mark oversees the management of iSign including government contracts, sponsorship negotiations and supports the iSign team to ensure the smooth operation of Deaf Aotearoa's iSign service.