Dr. Rowena Brown
Lead - People, Capability and Leadership, Fire And Emergency New Zealand
About Dr. Rowena Brown
Dr Rowena Brown is the Lead for People Capability and Leadership at Fire Emergency New Zealand. She currently leads the implementation of the Respect and Inclusion work programme and other people-related and cultural strategies. She is an organisational psychologist and is passionate about making a difference and creating a psychologically safe and inclusive environment. Dr Brown has worked in a range of organisational development areas in Australia and NZ, including diversity and inclusion, learning and leadership development, strategic change, organisational design, evaluation and reporting, operational planning and talent management. Dr Brown’s PhD research focused on investigating the stress related effects of email and information communication technologies in the workplace. Her research has been internationally recognised and published in the International Jour¬nal of Stress Management.