Patsy Reddy

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Dame Patsy Reddy

Patsy Reddy official portrait.jpg
21st Governor-General of New Zealand
Assumed office
28 September 2016
MonarchElizabeth II
Prime MinisterJohn Key
Bill English
Jacinda Ardern
Preceded bySir Jerry Mateparae
Personal details
Patricia Lee Reddy

(1954-05-17) 17 May 1954 (age 66)
Matamata, New Zealand
Geoff Harley
(div. 1988)

ResidenceGovernment House, Wellington
Alma materVictoria University of Wellington

Dame Patricia Lee Reddy GNZM QSO DStJ (born 17 May 1954) is a New Zealand lawyer and businesswoman. She is the 21st and current Governor-General of New Zealand since 2016.[1][2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "New Governor-General: who is Dame Patsy Reddy?". New Zealand Herald. 22 March 2016. Retrieved 1 April 2016.
  2. "Dame Patsy Reddy – biographical notes" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 7 April 2016. Retrieved 23 March 2016.