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.

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
Carolyn Taueki-Stott

Carolyn Taueki-Stott

Community Manager Auckland, Human Skills Facilitator
Anita

Anita

Enrolments Lead
Annie Boanas

Annie Boanas

People and Culture Lead
Freya Davies

Freya Davies

Community Manager Wellington
Rachel Davies

Rachel Davies

Human Skills Facilitator
Tom King

Tom King

Recruiter / Bridge Builder
Don Smith

Don Smith

Lead Teacher
Ross Jourdain

Ross Jourdain

Lead Teacher
Prue Singh

Prue Singh

Lead Teacher
Bren Murrell

Bren Murrell

Lead Teacher
Joseph Quested

Joseph Quested

Foundations Lead
Kelly Keating

Kelly Keating

Bootcamp and Foundations Facilitator
Emily Parkes

Emily Parkes

Bootcamp and Foundations Facilitator
Laché Melvin

Laché Melvin

Bootcamp and Foundations Facilitator
Karel Fourie

Karel Fourie

Bootcamp and Foundations Facilitator
Rose Mead

Rose Mead

Bootcamp and Foundations Facilitator
John Gray

John Gray

Bootcamp and Foundations Facilitator