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The 26-year-old was named in today's squad for 2018/19, which has its first campaign in next month's Quad Series.
That comes after being dropped at the end of last year and subsequently missing out on the failed Commonwealth Games campaign.
Also included from the Steel was shooter Te Paea Selby-Rickit.
However, there was also a Steel casualty in centre Shannon Francois.
The experienced midcourter was named in the New Zealand A Squad alongside Steel youngsters Kate Heffernan and Jennifer O'Connell.
All three were also named in the Ferns development squad, alongside Steel rookie defender Courtney Elliott.
Silver Ferns 2018/19 squad
Karin Burger, Gina Crampton, Aliyah Dunn, Ameliaranne Ekenasio, Temalisi Fakahokotau, Maria Folau, Katrina Grant, Kelly Jury, Casey Kopua, Laura Langman, Bailey Mes, Te Paea Selby-Rickit, Sam Sinclair, Michaela Sokolich-Beatson, Elisapeta Toeava, Jane Watson, Maia Wilson.
Silver Ferns development squad
Ellie Bird, Kate Burley, Courtney Elliott, Monica Falkner, Sulu Fitzpatrick, Holly Fowler, Shannon Francois, Kate Heffernan, Claire Kersten, Kate Lloyd, Tiana Metuarau, Jennifer O’Connell, Erikana Pedersen, Kimiora Poi, Whitney Souness.
New Zealand A team
Kate Burley, Monica Falkner, Sulu Fitzpatrick, Holly Fowler, Shannon Francois, Kate Heffernan, Claire Kersten, Bailey Mes, Tiana Metuarau, Jennifer O’Connell, Kimiora Poi, Michaela Sokolich-Beatson, Whitney Souness, Maia Wilson.