Dame Catherine Tizard

b. 1931d. 2021

Dame Catherine Anne Tizard ONZ GCMG GCVO DBE QSO DStJ was a New Zealand politician who served as mayor of Auckland City from 1983 to 1990, and the 16th governor-general of New Zealand from 1990 to 1996. She was the first woman to hold either office.

See also official government obituary and Dame Cath Moves Up - a personal protrait.