Author: Nathan Wall
Nathan was an information architect on the Digital Engagement team in Government Information Services at the Department of Internal Affairs. Nathan has more than 17 years experience designing and implementing websites, information portals and transactional services for government agencies in both Australia and New Zealand. In 2004 Nathan was part of the project to replace the Inland Revenue website, in 2010 it was passports.govt.nz and in 2011 he led an adhoc team supporting the government's social media response to the 2011 Christchurch earthquake. Nathan was the product owner for Govt.nz overseeing the final delivery of the site as it ended its beta phase and replaced newzealand.govt.nz in 2014. 2015 saw Nathan resume his role with the Digital Engagement Team at DIA and focussing on web analytics and strengthening connections with government digital teams around the world such as Canada, the UK and Australia. In September 2015, Nathan left New Zealand for Australia to serve in the Australian Government's Digital Transformation Office.