Karen has over 25 years’ planning experience gained in New Zealand and abroad in both private and local government sectors. She has a solid understanding of the Resource Management Act and its applications in the development world. Karen has extensive experience in land development and residential development and its strategic considerations and resource consenting realms. She understands how to balance the client’s needs and the planning profession’s integrity to achieve triumphant outcomes. She has an remarkable ability to compose and project manage a myriad of specialists for complex projects. Karen also has experience in leading master planning and structure planning to achieve live zoning through the plan making process.