CCPG Team


Aarti Patel/ General Manager

I was born in Durban, South Africa and relocated to Dunedin, New Zealand in 2003. I am a registered pharmacist in South Africa where I trained and also completed my masters’ degree.

Gareth Frew /Clinical Leader

I was raised on a farm near Darfield before moving to Dunedin to study pharmacy.

Kathryn Snook / Mobile Pharmacist

My first 20 years of my pharmacy career were spent in hospital pharmacy where I gained wide experience across all fields of medicine.


Robyn Harris/Field Educator Pharmacist

I trained as a pharmacist 30 years ago and spent some years working in hospital pharmacy, eventually managing Sunnyside Hospital Pharmacy.

Rachel Brown/ Programme Coordinator

 I moved to New Zealand from Wales in 2007. I worked in the NHS in Wales for 16 years in HR.  In New Zealand I have worked in primary health, including liaising with pharmacy colleagues.