Past Moderators of General Assembly

2018     Very Rev Taimoanaifakaofo (Fakaofo) Kaio, B.Th. (Christchurch)

2016     Very Rev Richard Dawson, B.A., B.D. MTh. (Dunedin)

2014     Very Rev Andrew Norton, B.A., B.Th. (Auckland)

2012     Very Rev Ray Coster, B.Sc., B.D. (Rotorua)

2010     Very Rev Peter Cheyne, ME, B.D, (Christchurch)

2008    Very Rev Dr Graham Redding, B.Com (Akld); BTh, PGDip Th (Otago); PhD(London) (Wellington)

2006    Very Rev Pamela Tankersley, B.Sc, DipTchg, BD (Auckland)

2004    Very Rev Garry Marquand, B.Ed, B.D, MTh (Christchurch)

2002    Very Rev Michael Thawley, MPSPhC, BA, BD (Wellington)

2000    Very Rev Robert Yule, B.A., BD, DipTh (Dunedin)

1998     Very Rev Bruce A Hansen, QSO, BA, Bcom, BD, ThM (Christchurch)

1996     Very Rev Peter H Willsman, B.A. (Wellington)

1995     Very Rev Margaret E. Schrader Dip R. E. (Christchurch)

1994     Very Rev. I Graeme Murray, MA., B.D. (Wellington)

1993     Very Rev John O Evans, M.Div, D. Min. (North Shore)

1991      Very Rev Duncan McG Jamieson BA., BD (Invercargill)

1990     Very Rev John S Murray MA(NZ), MA(Cantab) (Wellington)

1988     Very Rev Neil G Churcher (Hamilton)

1987     Very Rev Margaret A. Reid-Martin, B.Sc (Christchurch)

1986     Very Rev. Kenape Faletoese QSO (Palmerston North)

1985     Very Rev Ian J Cairns, M.A, B.D, Ph.D (Dunedin)

1984     Very Rev Alister F Rae, B.Sc, B.A, B.D (Whakatane)

1983     Very Rev. Tame H Takao (Christchurch)

1982     Very Rev. David M Steedman, M.A, B.D (Auckland)

1981      Very Rev. I.R Hampton, B.A, B.D (Christchurch)

1980     Very Rev. T.M Corkill, M.A, D.D (Wellington)

1979      Mrs Joan M. Anderson C.B.E., M.A (Dunedin)

1978      Very Rev. A.A Brash, O.B.E, M.A, B.D, D.D (Wellington)

1977      Very Rev. N.F Gilkison, M.A, M.A (Cantab) (Christchurch)

1976      Very Rev. W.B Watt, B.A (Lower Hutt)

1975      Very Rev. Ian Breward, M.A, B.D, Ph.D (Christchurch)

1974      Very Rev. G.A.F Knight, O.N, M.A, B.D, D.D (Auckland)

1973      Very Rev. G.F McKenzie, M.A, B.D (Dunedin)

1972      Very Rev. E.F Farr, O.B.E, B.A (Palmerston North)

1971      Very Rev. L.H Jenkins, B.D (Christchurch)

1970      Very Rev. G.D Falloon, O.B.E, M.C, B.A (Wellington)

1969      Very Rev. O.T Baragwanath, O.B.E, E.D, B.A, (Dunedin)

1968      Very Rev. Ian W. Fraser, C.M.G, M.A, B.D, Th.D (Auckland)

1967      Very Rev. E.G Jansen, M.A (Christchurch)

1966      Very Rev. S.C Read, LL.B, B.D (Wellington)

1965      Very Rev. J.M Bates, M.A, LL.D (Dunedin)

1964      Mr D.N Perry, M.B.E (Auckland) (Now Sir Norman)

1963      Very Rev. J.S Murray, M.A (Christchurch)

1962      Very Rev. M.W Wilson, M.A (Wellington)

1961      Very Rev. S.C Francis, B.A (Dunedin)

1960     Very Rev. J.S. Somerville, ONZ, C.M.G, M.C, M.A, D.D (Palmerston North)

1959     Very Rev. A.D Horwell, B.A (Invercargill)

1958     Very Rev. J.D Salmond, O.B.E, M.A, Ph.D (Hamilton)

1957     Very Rev. R.G McDowall, M.A (Christchurch)

1956     Very Rev. J.M. McKenzie, B.A, LL.B (Auckland)

1955     Very Rev. Principal J.A Allan, M.A,D.D (Dunedin)

1954     Very Rev. D.N McDiarmid, M.B.E, B.A (Wellington)

1953     Very Rev. James L. Gray, B.A (Christchurch)

1952     Very Rev. James Baird, B.A (New Plymouth)

1951     Very Rev. Frazer B. Barton, B.A (Dunedin)

1950     Very Rev. James A. Thomson, E.D (Auckland)

1949     Very Rev. Ronald S. Watson, M.C, E.D, M.A (Timaru)

1948     Very Rev. Cecil Tocker

1947     Very Rev. J. Douglas Smith, B.A (Christchurch)

1946     Very Rev. Herbert Davies, M.A (Wanganui)

1945     Very Rev. J.W McKenzie, C.B.E, M.M, E.D, B.A (Invercargill)

1944     Mr T. Brash, C.B.E, A.P.A.N.Z (Hastings)

1943     Very Rev. D.C Herron, M.C, M.A, D.D (Dunedin)

1942     Very Rev. J.G Laughton, C.M.G (Auckland)     

1941     Very Rev. John Davie (Timaru)     

1940     Very Rev. G.H Jupp (Palmerston North)

1939     Very Rev. J. Lawson Robinson, B.A (Christchurch)

1938     Very Rev. T.E Riddle (Dunedin)

1937     Very Rev. W.H Howes, B.A (Auckland)

1936     Very Rev. T.H Roseveare (Christchurch)

1935     Very Rev. H.H Barton, M.A (Wellington)

1934     Very Rev. Principal John Dickie, D.D (Dunedin)

1933     Very Rev. D.D Scott (Wanganui)

1932    Very Rev. Adam Begg, M.A (Christchurch)

1931    Very Rev. Professor Collie, M.A (Wellington)

1930    Very Rev. G. Budd (Dunedin)

1928    Very Rev. W. Hewitson, B.A (Auckland)

1927    Very Rev. James Aitken, M.A (Christchurch)

1926    Very Rev. G. H McNeur (Wellington)

1925    Very Rev. J. Kilpatrick (Dunedin)

1924    Very Rev. G. Miller (Palmerston North)

1923    Very Rev. Professor Cumming, D.D (Christchurch)

1922    Very Rev. W.J Comrie (Auckland)

1921     Very Rev. D. Dutton, F.R.A.S, F.G.S (Dunedin)

1920    Very Rev. S.W Currie, M.A, D.D (Wellington)

1919     Very Rev. John A. Asher, B.A (Invercargil)

1917     Very Rev. W. Gray Dixon, M.A (Christchurch)

1917     Hon. J.G.W Aitken, M.L.C (Dunedin)

1916     Very Rev. R.M Ryburn, M.A (Wellington)

1915     Very Rev. Wiliam Scorgie (Auckland)

1914     Very Rev. Alexander Grant (Dunedin)

1913     Very Rev. Wiliam McAra (Christchurch)

1912     Very Rev. Andrew Cameron, B.A, LL.D (Wellington)

1911     Very Rev. George Lindsay (Dunedin)

1910     Very Rev. James H. MacKenzie (Auckland)

1909     Very Rev. Isaac Jolly, M.A (Christchurch)

1907     Very Rev. James Chisholm (Dunedin)

1907     Very Rev. Alexander Don (Wellington)

1906     Very Rev. George B. Monro (Auckland)

1905     Very Rev. David Borrie, (Auckland)

1904     Very Rev. Robert Erwin, D.D (Wellington)

1903     Very Rev. Michael Watt, D.D (Dunedin)

1902     Very Rev. James Paterson (Wellington)

1901     Very Rev. James Gibb, D.D (Dunedin)