We are delighted that Dr Jodie Hunter has been appointed to the Board of the New Zealand Council for Educational Research (NZCER) on the recommendation of Associate Minister of Education Jenny Salesa. Dr Jodie Hunter is a Senior Lecturer at Massey University’s Institute of Education. Her research covers the areas of mathematics, education and Pacific education. She is also a member of the Ministerial Advisory Group developing a 10-year Strategic Plan for Early Learning. NZCER is Aotearoa New Zealand’s independent, statutory education research and development organisation, established in 1934. CeRME wishes Jodie well in this position and know that in addition to the many other roles that Jodie has, especially with DMIC, Jodie will make a valuable contribution to the Board.