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Farewell Katelyn and hello Sarah
U.S. Consul General reception.
August 4, 2021

Farewell and welcome reception

We joined many friends to farewell our friend last night, U.S. Consul General Katelyn Choe. Katelyn brings out the best in all of us. She connects with people in a way that transcends the job description. She demands that we be the best we can be, the best partners, the best human beings. We will all miss you!

It was a sad bye to Katelyn, but a happy welcome to our team to the U.S. Consul General Sarah Nelson. We are welcoming a leader with heart and compassion. We are happy to welcome you to our team & to Aotearoa. You can follow Sarah’s time in New Zealand on social media #CGNelson.

Tenā koutou #kaiHaka for representing tangata whenua and for the warm words of welcome and support for Sarah and her new mahi.

Ka nui te mihi.

– Chargé d’affaires. Kevin Covert.