OUR 

PATRON

HRH Prince of Wales
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
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
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Lisa Te Heuheu
Trustee
Te Ohu
Kaimoana
Livia Esterhazy
Livia Esterhazy
Trustee
WWF - New Zealand
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Lou Sanson
Trustee
Department of Conservation
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Dr Jeremy Helson 
Trustee
Seafood New Zealand

MANAGEMENT

COMMITTEE

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Janice Molloy
Trust Convenor

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. 

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Jill Gower
Trust Manager

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.  

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Charles Heaphy
Sealord
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Colin Williams
Sanford
Dave Kellian
Dave Kellian
Leigh Commercial Fishermen's Association
Doug Loder
Doug Saunders - Loder
New Zealand Federation of Commercial Fishermen
Geordie Murman, acknowledge Grant Southa
Geordie Murman
Leigh Commercial Fishermen's Association
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Jacob Hore
Fisheries NZ
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Katie Clemens-Seely
Department of Conservation
Lesley Hamilton
Lesley Hamilton
Seafood NZ
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Dr Aroha Spinks
WWF NZ
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Oliver Wilson
Fisheries Inshore NZ
Richard Wells
Richard Wells
Deepwater Group Ltd
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Tamar Wells
Te Ohu Kaimoana
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Trent Timmis
Australian Fisheries Management Authority