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Edward Shanly

Electorate:  Hutt South

Contact:  Co Leader – Edward Shanly Mob: 021-084-67064

Edward is married and lives in Auckland and was educated by the Marist Brothers at St Paul’s College.

Edward started out in Surveying and moved to the Travel Industry which has seen him training in Germany with Lufthansa German Airlines and at home with Air New Zealand.

In 1995, Edward was selected to manage the Queen’s first commercial flight from London to Auckland, which is a testament to his trustworthiness and his expertise. After 36 years of holding various positions within Air New Zealand, Edward moved into Property Design & Development. For the most part of his career, it has been a challenging and enjoyable mix of both managing and serving people. He has traveled the world but his first love is for Aotearoa New Zealand. 

Edward brings to the Party a logistics and management expertise. Joining the ONE Party is his way of proactively helping ensure the next generation of New Zealanders’ can thrive in a nation that once again values life, family, opportunity, and excellence.