Joy Liddicoat, Assistant Commissioner – Policy and Operations
Joy joined the Office in January 2015. She is a lawyer and worked in her own law practice offering legal services to the public and private sectors for more than 20 years. Joy specialised in public law, including dispute resolution, privacy and human rights. From 2011 to 2014 Joy worked for the Association for Progressive Communications, a global network of civil society organisations advocating affordable access to a free and open internet and other aspects of technology-related human rights issues. She was a Commissioner with the Human Rights Commission from 2002-2010 and is currently Vice-President of InternetNZ.