I am a professional director and provide strategic advice, principally to local and central government agencies.

I am currently on the boards of NIWA, the Environmental Protection Authority, DairyNZ, University of Waikato Council and Fire and Emergency New Zealand and have previously served on the boards of Bay Venues Limited and Quayside Holdings Ltd.

I was the Chief Executive of the Bay of Plenty Regional Council for seven years.


  • Appointed to the AgResearch Board February 2022
  • Master of Science (Hons) in Earth Sciences and Geography