Hon Erica Stanford

Erica Stanford is the Minister of Education and Minister of Immigration. She has been the MP for East Coast Bays since the 2017 election. 

Erica completed a Bachelor of Arts with First Class Honours at the University of Auckland, majoring in Political Science and minoring in Māori Studies. She worked in a number of export sales roles for New Zealand manufacturers. 

She also spent four years working in the electorate office of former MP for East Coast Bays, Hon Murray McCully.

Erica Stanford portrait