The NZ Arb Executive Committee is comprised of up to 12 members and meets quarterly each year. They direct the activities and affairs of the Association, as well as oversighting the various portfolios, sub-committees, work groups and liasions/reps. They also manage the Strategy Plan.
The NZ Arb membership has elected the following members to the Executive Committee.
President: Seth Thompson (Auckland) – President’s Duties
Vice-President: Will Melville (Wellington) – Vice-President’s Duties
Treasurer: Cameron Mitchell (Wellington)
– Treasurer’s Duties
Secretary: Jon Redfern (New Plymouth) – Secretary’s Duties
Jaiden Palmer (Auckland)
Craig de Denus (Wellington)
Richard Walsh (Nelson)
David James (Blenheim)
Leon Saxon (Auckland)
David Spencer (Wellington)
Mark Roberts (Dunedin)
NZ Arb would like to thank the following organisations for supporting the Association through allowing their employees the time and resources to serve on the NZ Arb Executive Committee:
Arb Innovations, Bark, David James Tree Services, Franklin Tree Services, Nelson Tree Specialists, Tree Fellas, Treescape, Wellington City Council, Arborlab
Executive Committee Meetings 2017
The NZ Arb Executive Meeting usually meets four times per year – typically November, February, May and August.
The 4 meeting cycle starts after the new Executive Committee is elected at the AGM in October/November.
All meetings are held at the Wellington Airport.
2017 Executive Meeting Dates
Meeting 1: Friday 17th February 2017
Meeting 2: Friday 19th May 2017
Meeting 3: Friday 18th August 2017
Meeting 4: 28th - 31st October 2017
Meeting 5: 30th November / 01st December
Members wishing to make submissions to the EC meeting’s agenda under General Business, must contact the Secretary at least two weeks prior to the above meeting dates.
To contact any Executive Committee member, please email firstname.lastname@example.org