Our President

Jonathan Gee - National President, New Zealand Union of Students' Associations 


Jonathan is the 2017 National President of NZUSA. He is a recent graduate of Victoria University where he studied public policy and political science. During his time at Victoria, he served two terms on the Executive of Victoria University of Wellington Students’ Association (VUWSA), including as President in his last term. Prior to his time in students’ associations, he was actively involved in education charity United Nations Youth New Zealand. During his high school years in Auckland, Jono was a youth representative on the Devonport-Takapuna Local Board of Auckland Council, and also served as Co-Chair of his local youth council.

Jono hopes to spend this year working to get student issues on the agenda for the upcoming General Election, through campaigning, lobbying and building capacity with local students’ associations and other key stakeholders for a cohesive tertiary student movement.

Jono also sits on the boards of Student Job Search and the Academic Quality Agency.


Get in touch with Jono:

Phone: 04 498 2502
Mobile: 021 2074 132
Email: president@students.org.nz
Twitter: @JonathanPWGee

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The New Zealand Union of Students’ Associations exists to advance the political, social and economic interests of tertiary students whatever they study and wherever they live. NZUSA is a membership body of local students' associatons. We believe in opportunity for all.

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