Mary Haddock-Staniland is a straight-talking no-nonsense public speaker, presenter, and online broadcaster, who loves to tackle the real stuff that affects New Zealanders. She is infamous for her seemingly never ending energy and ability to juggle multiple projects across different media platforms. Her social media presence is vast and impressive. Mary uses these platforms to raise awareness of social injustices, and other causes close to her heart. She does this in a uniquely positive, affirming, and often hilarious, way. Her quotes are original, liked and viewed by thousands of people across the globe.
It is no secret Mary is an energetic, larger-than-life, and passionate character. Those that know her love her, and those that don’t know her, wish they did. Mary’s magnetic personality, sense of humour, infectious laugh, and extraordinary wit, make her a force in both the entertainment and business world.
Mary is a social media Influencer, skilled MC, Key Note Speaker and Brand Ambassador, and occasional guest on TV, radio, and in magazines. She also featured as one of the #ZMLadiesofNZ - which was a radio and web series similar to “The Real Housewives” platform, a reality TV show that is franchised and screened in 10 countries.
Over the last 16 years Mary has been something of a fixture on the Auckland social circuit, a regular girl about town, described by one Journalist as the “Trans Golden Girl of the social set”.
Mary Haddock-Staniland, a voice for social change in New Zealand, and looking fabulous while she does it.