Board of Directors

First elected October 2020, re-appointed October 2023, next election October 2026.

Mary-Anne is a professional director, and is currently director on the National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research (NIWA), AgResearch, The Environmental Protection Authority, Fire and Emergency and is on the University of Waikato Council.

She has previously served on the boards of Bay Venues Limited and Quayside Holdings Limited. She was the Chief Executive of the Bay of Plenty Regional Council for seven years and has held senior roles in the Ministry for the Environment. She has also worked internationally in multinational environmental and engineering companies where she specialised in environmental management. Mary-Anne holds a Master of Science (Hons) in Earth Sciences and Geography.