Working Groups will be established throughout the year to deliver industry projects and outcomes.
If you have an interest in getting involved in an NZ Arb Working Group or are able to support with specific skills, please contact NZ Arb today (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Keep an eye on NZ Arb communications also for Working Group vacancies and leadership opportunities as they arise.
Standing Sub-Committees & Working Groups
(Utility Arborist Development)
Chair: David Glenn
Mark Roberts (Roberts Consulting),
Jaiden Palmer (Franklin Trees),
Registered Master Arborists NZ Working Group
Lead: Richie Hill
Richie Hill (Paper Street Tree Company),
Brad Cadwallader (Cadwallader Tree Consultancy),
Clive Barnes (Auckland Council),
Jack Taylor (Vertical Arborists)
NZ TCC Committee
(New Zealand Tree Climbing Competitions)
Chair: Craig Webb (Craig Webb Consultant Arborist)
Head Judge: Craig de Denus (Arb Innovations)
Head Tech: Andy Neverman
Kids Climb: Ben Fentiman
Waikato/BoP: Craig Lamb (Wintec)
Wellington: Josh Symes (Wellington City Council)
South Island: Raoni Hammer (Delta)
Seb Bainbridge (GreenCycle),
Howell Davies (Auckland Council),
Toby Chapman (Christchurch City Council)
Liaisons & Representatives
NZ Arb has the following Executive-appointed Liaisons, Representatives and similar positions.
The various roles below are charged with presenting quarterly reports to the Executive Committee at the Executive meetings.