Jack Tame: TEDxChristchurch 2019 MC

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Jack Tame is an Ōtautahi-born-and-bred radio and television journalist and presenter. He currently hosts TVNZ’s Q+A and his own radio show on Newstalk ZB, Saturday Mornings with Jack Tame.

He spent five years as a foreign correspondent in North America, and covered the last two US presidential elections. His domestic reporting experience includes David Bain’s retrial, the Christchurch earthquakes, and the Pike River Mine disaster. He enjoys storytelling and the challenge of live interviewing. His interests include hip hop and test cricket, and his favourite writer is A.A. Gill.

Jack’s sharp perspective, unique presenting style and relentless curiosity makes him the perfect choice for the MC of our tenth anniversary event.