Our People

Senior Leadership

Originally born and bred in Taranaki, Kate has lived in Central Otago since 2006, when she and her husband relocated to manage the family dairy farm i... Read more

Born and raised in Gore, Mike started out his surveying career with the Royal New Zealand Navy, training in the Hydrographic branch of the Navy. After... Read more

Kathryn Hooper

Executive Director (New Plymouth)

One of the founding Company Directors, Kathryn is the Company’s North island connection.A Taranaki local, Kath graduated from Massey University with... Read more

Jason Harvey-Wills

CEO & General Manager - Business Services

Jason joins the team as our General Manager based in our Cromwell Office. He brings his wealth of knowledge and hands-on experience within the private... Read more

Kim Reilly

National Farm Environmental Manager

Kim joins the team as our National Farm Environmental Manager based in Dunedin. Farming has been a big part of Kim’s life from growing up on a mixed... Read more

Walt brings deep planning expertise, variety of commercial experience and an enthusiasm for NZ into his life with Landpro.He has a Postgrad Diploma in... Read more

We are excited to have Claire join the Landpro family as a Senior Planner. Claire may have spent most of her career in the four streams of water – S... Read more

Nathan is a Licensed Cadastral Surveyor and joined the company’s Cromwell office in 2012. He began his surveying career in 1995 working for a small ... Read more

Wally Sanford

Licensed Cadastral Surveyor/Survey Team Leader

Wally joined the Landpro team in 2015 while settling in Pisa Moorings to raise his two boys with wife Tracey.With over 15 years experience in the surv... Read more

Debbie joined the Landpro team in May 2011 and has over twenty years administration experience in both the public and private sector. Debbie uses her ... Read more

Helen Duncan

Regional Service Lead – Planning & Environmental (New Plymouth)

Helen joins the Landpro team as a Senior Planner based in our New Plymouth Office, following several years working in planning and community engagemen... Read more

Ian Dickey

Survey Manager (New Plymouth)

Ian joins the Landpro team as a Survey Manager based in our New Plymouth office. He brings with him a wealth of experience both in New Zealand and abr... Read more

Sophie joins the team as our National GIS Manager based in our Cromwell Office.With over 20 years experience in the data and geospatial realm, Sophie ... Read more

Planning & Resource Management

An expert with over 30 years experience in integrating science and resource management, and enthusiast for all things outdoors, Mike joined Landpro in... Read more

Matt joins the Landpro team as a Senior Planner, with a variety of experience in New Zealand and abroad both in the private and public sectors. Matt s... Read more

Zen Gerente

Senior Planner (New Plymouth)

Zen's broad experience in regional, district and auditing work for councils and large corporates come to Landpro with her outstanding academic achieve... Read more

Andrea joins the team as a Senior Planner based in our Cromwell Office. She has extensive experience in resource management planning in both the publi... Read more

Tanya Copeland

Senior Planner (Maternity Leave)

Tanya is originally from a small town on the outskirts of Tauranga and has steadily migrated south after graduating with a Bachelor of Science in Envi... Read more

Zoe McCormack

Senior Planner (Maternity Leave)

Zoe was raised on a sheep and beef farm in Southland, which fostered her interests in farming and the environment. After graduating from Lincoln Unive... Read more

Louise McLay

Resource Management Planner (New Plymouth)

Raised in rural Canterbury in the days when kids roamed free over the landscape , Louise gained a BSc (BioChem.) and MSc ( Resource Management) from C... Read more

With 6+ years of experience under his belt, Will joins the Landpro team as a planner who has specialised in environmental science and engineering. Ota... Read more

Natalie North

Planner/Environmental Scientist

Natalie joins our Cromwell team as a Planner/Environmental Scientist. With a BSc and an MSc in Earth and Ocean Sciences from Waikato University, and n... Read more

Matilda joins the Landpro team as a Graduate Planner, after graduating from the University of Auckland with a Bachelor of Science Majoring in Earth Sc... Read more

Originally from a sheep and beef farm in beautiful North Canterbury, it was there that Brodie discovered his interest in the land and sustainable mana... Read more

It was growing up on a farm on the outskirts of Cromwell and observing the changes that the town and wider region has experienced over the last few ye... Read more

Antony Vogt

Planning Assistant (New Plymouth)

Antony joins our New Plymouth team as a Planning Assistant. This local 'naki' lad is passionate about planning and being part of the process of safegu... Read more

After a longstanding career in the agriculture and teaching sectors, Annie decided it was time for a change of scenery and has joined us as a Planner ... Read more


Richard is a born and bred Southlander, growing up in Drummond and educated at Southland Boys’ High School. Now living in Bannockburn, Richard enjoy... Read more

Sean joins the Cromwell Survey team as an experienced Licensed Cadastral Surveyor. He brings his in-depth knowledge and experience of the Central Otag... Read more

Geoff joined Landpro in November 2014, after completing four years studying surveying at The University of Otago. In the holiday breaks between studie... Read more

Kat joins the Landpro team as a Surveyor based in our Cromwell office. She brings with her a variety of surveying knowledge and experience that she ha... Read more

Nick joins our growing New Plymouth team as a Surveyor. This local from Taranaki brings his knowledge and experience of the area and aboard to the tea... Read more

Sara first joined Landpro in 2008 as a survey technician and rejoined the team in late 2013 after taking some time out to have her family. Sara is res... Read more

Jason was born in Clyde and raised in Cromwell. Jason attended St Kevins College in Oamaru before completing a bachelor of science majoring in zoology... Read more

Glenn Thompson

Project Coordinator/Survey Technician (New Plymouth)

Glenn joins our New Plymouth team as a Project Coordinator and Survey Technician. With over 30 years experience in project coordination. With experien... Read more

Farm Environmental

Tilly joins the Landpro team as a Farm Environmental Consultant based in our Cromwell office. She brings her broad understanding of the environment an... Read more

Tessa joins the team as a Farm Environmental Consultant based in our Gore Office.From early on Tessa knew she wanted to work in the agricultural secto... Read more

Ginny joins the team as a Farm Environmental Consultant working remotely from the Wakatipu Basin.A passion for farming and the environment has brought... Read more

Rosie Forbes

Farm Environmental Consultant

Rosie joins the team as a Farm Environmental Consultant working remotely from Northern Southland!Rosie has always loved being a part of rural communit... Read more

Lochie hails from a stud sheep farm in Lawrence, which is where his passion for the primary sector was fostered.He recently graduated from Lincoln Uni... Read more

Aerial & Geospatial

Andy Burrell

Aerial Sales and Service Manager

With his passion for spatial science, 15 years in sales for Leica and endless enthusiasm for crunching data, Andy is a key member of Landpro's aerial ... Read more

There isn’t much Grant hasn’t done in his career, from working in the civil engineering industry as a survey technician to dog sledding, guiding a... Read more

JJ joins our Aerial Team as a Pilot based in our Cromwell Office and in the skies above New Zealand. With over 10 years experience in the aviation ind... Read more

Lauren hails from Northern New Mexico, United States and started at Landpro in November 2018. She works with our aerial team as navigator in the plane... Read more

Tiago joins our geospatial and aerial processing team as a Aerial Processing Technician based in our Cromwell office. With over 8 years’ experience ... Read more

Environmental Science

Tim grew up on a walnut orchard in Central Otago. After 15 years away from the district in Dunedin, Auckland and Kolkata, India, he returned to join L... Read more

Chrissy was raised on a lifestyle farm and vineyard in Marlborough, which instilled in her a close connection to the environment. She has a Bachelor o... Read more

Cees Bevers

Ecologist (New Plymouth)

Cees is our part-time ecologist who came across to Landpro, when his former practice Oecologico Ltd. was merged with Landpro in late 2017. Oecologico ... Read more

Angus joins the Landpro team as Field Hydrologist based in our Cromwell office. He brings his broad knowledge and experience of Hydrology and Environm... Read more

Business Services

Jon Turnbull

People and Capability Coordinator

Jon joins the team as a People and Capability Coordinator, based in our Cromwell Office. He brings his wealth of experience in the leadership, coachin... Read more

Charlene Harris

Office Administrator (New Plymouth)

Charlene joins the Landpro team as an Office Administrator based in our New Plymouth office. She originates from Seattle, Washington. She was born int... Read more