© Southern Seabird Solutions Trust 2019 

OUR 

PATRON

HRH Prince of Wales

In accepting the role of Trust Patron, HRH Prince of Wales conveyed his belief that the individuals who are out on the water, catching fish, need to be at the heart of our movement and need support and encouragement from those around them.

BOARD

OF TRUSTEES

Bill Mansfield
Chairman

Bill has extensive experience in international law, diplomacy, and public administration.

He spent 30 years in the New Zealand Public Service, became head of MFAT's Legal Division, served twice at the United Nations and represented New Zealand at international law forums. From 1990-97 he headed the Department of Conservation. Bill facilitates the process to develop the New Zealand National Plan of Action for Seabirds (NPOA-S).

Dan Bolger
Dan Bolger
Trustee
Fisheries
New Zealand
Dion Tuuta
Dion Tuuta
Trustee
Te Ohu
Kaimoana
Livia Esterhazy
Livia Esterhazy
Trustee
WWF - New Zealand
Martin Kessick
Martin Kessick
Trustee
Department of Conservation

MANAGEMENT

COMMITTEE

Janice Molloy
Trust Convenor
Mail to janice@southernseabirds.org

Janice's background is in threatened species management. While working for the Department of Conservation, she organised a meeting of stakeholders interested in working together to address seabird by-catch in New Zealand and in other southern hemisphere countries. Southern Seabird Solutions Trust originated from that meeting. Janice has since left the Department but continues as Convenor of the Trust. 

Jill Gower
Trust Manager
Mail to jill@southernseabirds.org

Jill's background spans business and systems analysis, project management and general business consulting across the commercial and not for profit sectors.  She brings expertise in strategy, governance, monitoring and evaluation. She has a commerce degree from Victoria University and qualifications in change, project management, and business analysis.  

Charles Heaphy
Sealord
Dave Kellian
Leigh Commercial Fishermen's Association
Doug Saunders - Loder
New Zealand Federation of Commercial Fishermen
Geordie Murman
Leigh Commercial Fishermen's Association
Jacob Hore
Fisheries NZ
Mike Gerner
Australian Fisheries Management Authority
Katie Clemens-Seely
Department of Conservation
Kirsty Woods
Te Ohu Kaimoana
Lesley Hamilton
Seafood NZ
Mandy Leathers
WWF NZ
Richard Wells
Deepwater Group Ltd and FINZ