Meet the team

Meet the PC Times team - local people who work for the local paper, gathering local news and helping local businesses. 

  • Leanne Chamberlin - Editor
    After reporting for the PC Times for two years, Leanne stepped into the role of owner/editor in 2018 when the paper's previous owners (Duncan and Fran Pardon) retired after 22 years. Leanne has a background in communications with experience in the corporate, not-for-profit, healthcare and education sectors.
  • Melody (Mel) is a wealth of newspaper advertising knowledge! Mel is happy to provide advice about how to get the best results from your advertising budget.
  • The PC Times is pieced together each week by our graphic design friends at The Content Room, based in Beachlands. The paper is printed by NZME.
  • Pam has very capably managed the PC Times accounts for many years.
  • Terry and Nicola live in Beachlands, and coordinate delivery of the PC Times each week. They also manage our wonderful team of 26 newspaper delivery personnel.