About – Contact Us

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Contacts Us

The easiest way to get in touch with the committee is to send us an email at info@asd.org.nz. While the turnaround on most email queries is less than 24 hours, the Committee does not undertake to reply any faster than 72 hours. This is because all Committee members are volunteers with extensive outside commitments. In light of this, please contact us as soon as possible whenever you have a query.

Email Us! – info@asd.org.nz

Who to contact?

  • For general inquiries, or questions about a grade or tournament please email the committee at info@asd.org.nz.
  • To request a catch up round or to default a debate before 12pm on the day of the debate please email your grade convenor at info@asd.org.nz.
  • To default a debate after 12pm on the day of the debate you must call the appropriate grade convenor below.
  • If you are running late for a JO/SO/AO debate please call the appropriate host school coordinator below.
  • If you are running a PJ/PA debate please call the appropriate grade convenor below.
  • To request a coaching session please use the coaching section of our website.
  • For complaints please visit the complaints section of our website.

General Inquires

  • Committee – info@asd.org.nz
  • Chairperson – Zachary Wong (0211588801)


  • Treasurer – Chenchen Huang (027 397 6452)

Grade Convenors

  • Premier Advanced Convener – Umbar Sandhu (021 0843 7123)
  • Premier Junior Convener – Izzy Ray Chaudhuri (021 0825 2258)
  • Advanced Open Convener – Karan Kalsi (021 087 33982)
  • Senior Open Convener – Liam Silverwood (022 306 7684)
  • Junior Open Conveners – Celine Goh (022 446 6288)

Welfare Officers

  • Welfare Email – welfare@asd.org.nz (private to the Welfare Officers only)
  • Welfare Officer (Male) – Chenchen Huang (027 397 6452)
  • Welfare Officer (Female) – Umbar Sandhu (021 0843 7123)