Megan Ellett
PBB Manager, Data & Genetics

Having worked at PBB for a number of years, Megan oversees everything Genomics related – from order submissions and interpreting results, to genomic evaluations and diagnostic analysing.

Sonya Knowles
PBB Customer Engagement Agent

Sonya looks after our customers during the DNA submission process. She checks, processes and submits all New Zealand DNA orders going to Neogen and also assists with the processing of SPI orders for Australian members.

Sophie Carpenter
PBB Genetics Technician

Sophie has taken on the position of Genetics Technician with the DNA team, covering Christel’s role while she is on maternity leave. She runs the parentage analysis for the majority of the NZ breeds under the PBB umbrella, using the Helical parentage syst

Rochelle Addenbrooke
Genetics Data Analyst

Rochelle has joined us in a new full-time role, created to support the Genomics Team. Her role involves analysing the diagnostic reports to identify genotype issues and seek improvement on genotype processes. Rochelle will be working closely with external

Pieter van As PhD
Neogen Genomics Business Consultant

Dr. Pieter van As is New Zealand-based and work directly with Neogen’s distributor PBB. His focus is to drive genomics through the education, adoption, and sales of Neogen’s Genomics and products and services in the New Zealand market.

Dorian Garrick PhD
PBB Board Member

Professor Dorian Garrick PhD, BAgrSc(Hons), is Chief Scientist and Director at Massey University’s AL Rae Centre. The AL Rae Centre is a world leader in the field of quantitative breeding, genetics and genomics.