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 - Noel Christall
Noel began his career with Nelson City Taxis 17 years ago as a taxi driver. Since then he has become more actively involved with the management of NCT and been a member of the NCT Board for the past 5 years with his designated role as Fleet Inspector. This role involves making certain that all NCT vehicle and uniform regulations are maintained at all times. Noel has lived in Nelson for many years, including 24 years working for the Nelson District Health Board. Noel owns one share in Nelson City Taxis and works nightshift in his cab. He enjoys interacting with the diverse range of customers that travel in his taxi and reading a good book in-between jobs.
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.