In 2013, we started with a thought...


“Aotearoa New Zealand needs a new way of learning – reflecting our strong and rapidly-growing tech sector and an emerging mindset that builds resilience and kindness in our changing society.”

The idea bloomed like a seed in fertile soil and Enspiral Dev Academy was born. We’ve created an environment where Kiwi ingenuity and values of manaakitanga and aroha collide with innovation, education and technology

We believe technology can become the biggest export of Aotearoa, that New Zealanders can live flourishing livelihoods, and that our regions can become thriving bedrocks for tech innovation. Our mission is to make that happen.

By providing a context for rapid learning and professional development to people changing and starting careers, we want to improve the lives of all New Zealanders, and their mokopuna, and their mokopuna’s mokopuna.

Read more about what we’re doing to create change in our blog.

Meet our Team!


 

Rohan Wakefield

Rohan Wakefield

CEO & Co-Founder
Joshua Vial

Joshua Vial

Co-Founder, Spreadsheet Wizard, Teacher
Emma Barnes

Emma Barnes

General Manager
Ming Janssen

Ming Janssen

Events Lead
Kirsten Marsh

Kirsten Marsh

Marketing Manager
Mikayla Yee

Mikayla Yee

Marketing and Admissions Administrator
Jack Tolley

Jack Tolley

Product Lead
Dougal Stott

Dougal Stott

Kaiārahi Maori, Human Skills Facilitator
Anita

Anita

Enrolments Lead
Annie Boanas

Annie Boanas

People and Culture Lead
Carolyn Taueki-Stott

Carolyn Taueki-Stott

Community Manager Auckland, Human Skills Facilitator
Rachel Davies

Rachel Davies

Human Skills Lead
Ollie Harcourt

Ollie Harcourt

Foundations Lead
Joseph Quested

Joseph Quested

Foundations Facilitator
Don Smith

Don Smith

Lead Teacher
Ross Jourdain

Ross Jourdain

Lead Teacher
Prue Singh

Prue Singh

Lead Teacher
Kelly Keating

Kelly Keating

Bootcamp and Foundations Facilitator
Emily Parkes

Emily Parkes

Bootcamp and Foundations Facilitator
Edgars Avenins

Edgars Avenins

Bootcamp Facilitator
Laché Melvin

Laché Melvin

Bootcamp Facilitator
Karel Fourie

Karel Fourie

Bootcamp Facilitator
Freya Davies

Freya Davies

Community Manager Wellington