Louise is a skilled statutory planner with 20 years’ experience in preparing assessments of environmental effects, notices of requirement, plan changes, undertaking duties as an expert planning witness, and carrying out public consultation.
Louise has excellent communication skills and great ability to manage teams of specialist consultants for controversial or complex planning projects. Louise is skilled in quickly understanding her clients' objectives, and has continual success in developing and implementing project plans that ensure they meet their desired outcomes.
Louise was accredited as a Hearings Commissioner in 2009 and achieved the Chair endorsement in 2013. She enjoys the challenge of applying her skills to RMA decision making.