Meet The Nelson City Taxi Society Board

Nelson City Taxis Society Board consists of 4 Directors and a Chairman. All Board members are Shareholders and drivers for Nelson City Taxis. The main objective of our Board is to oversee the management of Nelson City Taxis and to assure our customers receive the best possible customer service from our fleet of drivers.


The Chairman - Graeme Page

Graeme has over 25 years in senior management and leadership roles in both the public and private sectors. He loves living in Nelson and is passionate about the region. He is a keen sportsman, however apart from the odd round of golf, he keeps a close eye on most sports from his couch at home. He remains a member of the NZ institute of Management, and is on the council for the NZ Taxi Federation


Complaints Officer - Mike Van Steeden

Mike has lived in Nelson for the last 40 years and he has been a Taxi Driver for 35 of them. Coming from Auckland originally, he is still a staunch Blues supporter and the rest of the time he cheers for the Makos. He fulfils the role of Complaints Officer and does his best to keep the Fleet in line for us.


Fleet Inspector - Grahame Polglaze

A true born and bred Nelsonian, Grahame became a shareholder / Driver for Nelson Taxis in April 2002. He has been actively involved with the Board for the last few years as 2IC fleet inspector, as well as health and safety representative. Grahame was voted on to the Board as a Director in 2018, and holds the portfolio for Fleet inspector.


Roster & Events Manager - Graham Storer

Graham began his time with Nelson City Taxis in 1995 as a shareholder/driver. During that time he has also been a Company Director for approximately three terms and has enjoyed playing his part in Nelson's largest taxi fleet. He’s a typical kiwi bloke with a big love for all sorts of sports and has been privileged to represent New Zealand by playing football for the NZ All Whites in the 1970's. “I’m looking forward to many bright years ahead where I'll always put my best foot forward to play for the best team in Nelson – Nelson City Taxis!”.


NCT Operations & Administration Manager - Sarah Edgley

Sarah grew up in Nelson and joined the Nelson City Taxi Society Team at the end of 2014. Sarah has a strong background in retail and customer service, and is enjoying the challenges that come from her new role at Nelson City Taxis. Her role involves the day to day administration and operation of Nelson City Taxis.