John Apanowicz has lived in the Northern Suburbs all his life, attending Westpark school in its early years, Raroa Intermediate and Wellington College.
He has two degrees from Victoria University of Wellington in Commerce and Economics.
John is a Chartered Accountant of 25 years and is also a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and a Chartered Member of the Institute of Directors.
He currently lives in Ohariu Valley with his wife and two adult children. Prior to being elected to Council he Chaired the Makara/Ohariu Community Board.
John has created a number of companies and performed consulting and contract assignments in the areas of strategic and operational financial accounting, company secretarial practice and corporate governance in the Arts, Health, Government and Education sectors all around Wellington.