Dwyer, Jeremy Paul Biography 1992

Dwyer, Jeremy Paul
Born Waipawa 3 December 1947; married 1983 Marilyn Eva McKay; one child – Samuel (b 1983)
Educated Central Hawke’s Bay College; Ardmore Teachers’ Training College – Dip 1969, TTC 1971
HOD history and social studies Te Aute College 1972-76
Mayor of Hastings City 1986-89, Mayor of Hastings District Council 1989-
NZ Social Credit League parliamentary candidate 1972, 1975, 1978; NZSCL deputy leader 1977-84
Hastings city councillor 1977-84
Member Te Aute College Board of Governors 1976-89, chairman 1979-81
Spearheaded establishment first Hastings Festival 1989 (now Hawke’s Bay Springtime Festival)
Foundation member Hawke’s Bay Cultural Trust, promoter of closer collaboration of Hastings and Napier in general; currently co-chairman joint sewerage treatment scheme
Justice of the Peace 1986
Awarded 1990 Commemorative Medal
Leisure activities include writing, music, reading, history
Address 305 Townshend Street, Hastings

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New Zealand Who’s Who Aotearoa, Vol 1 (1992)

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