Photos of Evolve in action

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Rebecca Zonneveld, Nurse Practitioner
Karaoke song: Livin’ on a Prayer, Bon Jovi
Quiz expertise: Leopards

Rebecca has been holding Evolve together since we opened in 2004. She works Monday to Thursday at Evolve, including a weekly school clinic at He Huarahi Tamariki. On Fridays she teaches on the Postgrad Nursing programme at Victoria University.

 

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Jan Jaggard, Primary Care Nurse
Karaoke song: Jan politely declines karaoke
Quiz expertise: The 1950s

Jan works at Evolve on Thursdays and Fridays. She has been nursing for a looooong time, but is more up-to-date with youth health nursing than almost anyone else in the world. Jan has officially retired, but she still comes and helps us out at Evolve when others are away.

 

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Dorianne Page, Primary Care Nurse
Karaoke song: Everybody Wants to Rule the World, Tears for Fears
Quiz expertise: Everything – Aunty D is our secret weapon

As well as her clinics at Evolve, Dorianne provides school clinics at Wellington East Girls’ College, Wellington City Mission and Te Kura Maori o Porirua. Watch out on quiet Friday afternoons at Evolve (a rare occurence!) as you may just see Dorianne roller-blading down the corridor.

 

Kieran Monaghan, Primary Care Nurse
Karaoke song: Kieran has a medic alert bracelet for his severe karaoke allergy
Quiz expertise: Anarchy and the obscure

Kieran works with Evolve Monday to Thursday, providing clinics at Evolve as well as school clinics at Rongotai College, Wellington Activity Centre and Porirua Activity Centre.

 

Erin Dawson, Mental Health Nurse
Karaoke song: Anything by ABBA
Quiz expertise: British TV programmes

Erin is the original Quiz Master (Mistress?) of Evolve, and secret weapon #2. Erin works Monday to Friday at Evolve, and provides an important link between Evolve and mental health services.

 

Tessa Green, Primary Care Nurse
Karaoke song: Something from Disney, especially The Lion King.
Quiz expertise: Disney movies and the South Island

Tessa works at Evolve Monday to Thursday. She joined the team as a Graduate Nurse in 2015, and has now handed that title over to Alex.

 

Alex Kondou, Graduate Nurse
Karaoke song: Bat Out of Hell, Meat Loaf
Quiz expertise: “Which word can precede…”

Alex completed a Bachelor of Nursing at the end of 2015 which included a student placement at Evolve which turned into a Graduate position because we thought she was so freakin’ amazing! Alex works with us Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays.

 

Anna Patterson, Primary Care Nurse
Karaoke song:
Quiz expertise: Ireland and the Irish

Anna first joined Evolve back in 2007. She left in 2009 to travel the world, have a few babies, and worked at Vibe in the Hutt Valley for a while, before returning to the Evolve whanau in 2016. Anna works Wednesday, Thursday, Friday at Evolve.