ONLY WHEN WE UNDERSTAND CAN WE CARE. ONLY WHEN WE CARE WILL WE HELP. WITHOUT OUR HELP THE KIWI IS LOST.

Trustees

The Trustees are a collective of skilled and passionate individuals dedicated to achieving the vision of the Trust.

Board of Trustees
 
Nigel Babbage
Nigel Babbage BCom BSc(Hons) - Chair of Trustees
Prominent and pragmatic South Island environmentalist.
Trustee of the New Zealand Conservation Trust since 2013 and member of the Finance group. Nigel also founded the Mohua Charitable Trust in 2010 (www.mohua.co.nz).
Responsible for advocacy, research and multiple bird translocations from predator-free offshore islands to the Mainland.
Employed 28 years in Capital Markets, mostly in New York and London, holding a number of senior management positions with Citibank and BNP Paribas.
Richard Moore
Richard Moore -Vice Chair of Trustees
Associated with the Trust since 1987. Richard is a professional Engineer/Quantity Surveyor, Arbitrator and Adjudicator, currently engaged in the Civil Engineering industry.
Chair of the Trust during the Okarito Rowi and Haast Tokoeka recovery programme, when over the period of six years the population of these species was doubled.
During the peak breeding seasons, over 100 chicks were bred annually, including Great Spotted Kiwi and North Island Brown kiwi.

 

Janet Hellyer

Janet Hellyer
Trustee, Trust Manager and Resource and Education Coordinator.
Associated with the New Zealand Conservation Trust for the past 12 years, and is a member of the Finance group.
Janet conducts education tours at the Kiwi breeding centre as well as presenting educational programmes to students.
Malcom Ravenscroft
Malcolm Ravenscroft
Associated with the Trust since 1997.
Managing Director of his own company, which specialises in building services.
Malcolm is part of the Finance committee and heads up the Construction Group of the Trust.

Peter Turner

Peter Turner
Associated with the Trust since 1989.
Peter is an Estimator, Spray painter and Cabinet maker in the commercial and corporate interior industry.
Peter is a member of the Construction and Finance Group of the Trust.

 

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Anita Croft
Associated with the Trust since 2011. Trust secretary since 2013.
Anita is an early childhood teacher who has a passion for environmental education and protection
of New Zealand's native species.
 

 
Anita Croft - Secretary
Anne Withington - Treasurer



Advisory Trustees
Jenny Turner
Paul Jansen
Dale Hedgcock
Justin Leadbeater
Maija Ravenscroft
Daniel Leadbeater
Robyn Draper
Rodney Davies


 
WHAT WE DO
  • Kiwi Projects
  • NZ Native Fauna
  • Education Programmes
  • Predator Control
 
SPONSORSHIP
  • Support the Trust
  • Sponsor an Animal
  • Our Supporters
 
FOLLOW US
 
LOCATION
60 Hussey Road
Northwood
Christchurch
8051
New Zealand


FIND US
 
 
CONTACT US
+64 3 359 6226 ext 704
conservationtrust@willowbank.co.nz




Charities Registration Number: 21020