Meet our journalists

Behind the Headlines with Miriyana Alexander.

Find out from Miriyana Alexander, our Premium Content Editor about why Journalism is important now more than ever, launching NZ Herald Premium and working on the Suffrage Edition with Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern.

Behind the Headlines with Duncan Bridgeman.

Hear from Duncan Bridgeman, Head of Premium Business at the NZ Herald about the team he leads, what stories they cover and the development of multiplatform Journalism.

Behind the Headlines with Carolyne Meng-Yee.

Find out what drives Investigative Reporter Carolyne Meng-Yee to seek truth and justice in a story, and her thoughts on racism.

Behind the Headlines with Frances Cook.

Frances Cook, is a Multimedia Journalist for the New Zealand Herald. Find out what it takes to be the host of a Podcast, and the importance of knowing your audience.

Behind the Headlines with Jared Savage.

Get an insider’s perspective from Jared Savage, Investigative Reporter for the New Zealand Herald about digging deeper for a story and the importance of trust.

Behind the Headlines with Liam Dann.

Throwing numbers at a page isn’t the way to get people to read a story. Liam Dann, Business Editor at Large for the NZ Herald explains the importance of making economics relatable to a person.

Behind the Headlines with Anna Leask.

Find out the motivation and consequences of crime, from Anna Leask, the Senior Police Reporter at the NZ Herald. Delve into the grey area, beyond the black and white of a story.

Behind the Headlines with Mike Scott.

Find out from Mike Scott, Video Editor at the NZ Herald on his passion for making a difference and capturing the emotion that creates the window behind the words.

Behind the Headlines with Rod Emmerson.

Step inside the world of Rod, our Editorial Cartoonist, as he talks about the influence of a cartoon, where to draw the line and putting pen to paper.

Behind the Headlines with Dylan Cleaver.

Hear from Dylan, our Sports Editor at Large, on the role of sports journalism today, where sport meets society and the importance of asking the right questions.

Behind the Headlines with Fran O’Sullivan.

Find out from Fran, our NZME Editorial Director – Business, her thoughts on business then and now, what is to come next year and on having strong media in business.

Behind the Headlines with Simon Wilson.

Gain insights from Simon; a Senior Writer at the NZ Herald, on how he makes sure what’s important is always engaging and the power of finding the “spinach” in a story.

Behind the Headlines with Audrey Young.

Get an insider’s perspective on the world of politics from Audrey, our Political Editor, on the two types of politicians and the power of analysing from the sidelines.