Meet the Team: Jane Lee

Jane LeeJane Lee is ERO’s new Deputy Chief Executive – Review and Improvement Services. In this role, she provides oversight of ERO’s review work in English-medium early learning services and schools.

Jane has previously worked in ERO as Regional Manager – Review and Improvement Services for the Southern Region and as National Manager Projects. Jane has worked in education for more than 30 years, including as a teacher, special education advisor, Review Officer and at the Ministry of Education focusing on Special Education. She is particularly interested in Māori education, and is committed to improving education so that all children experience high-quality teaching and learning.

Jane holds teaching qualifications, a degree in education and is nearing the completion of her Master of Public Management. She is of Kai Tahu, Kati Mamoe and Waitaha descent. Jane and her whānau connect to their heritage through fishing and the annual harvest of titi – which also allows them a short escape from technology.