Katherine has a Masters Degree in Resource and Environmental Planning (MRRP) from the University of Otago (1998), and over 20 years of experience within the planning industry, in both the private and public sectors. She has worked for large planning and engineering corporations in NZ and Europe, as well as for local government in New Zealand. She has a sound knowledge of the resource consent process and can achieve positive outcomes in a timely manner.
Hamish Blampied has a degree in Environmental Science from the University of Auckland (2007), and has worked for the Auckland Regional Council, Auckland City Council, and Fonterra as an environmental consultant. Hamish has extensive knowledge of native ecology and specialises in wetland solutions.