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Greg Carlyon

Managing director

 practice leader - planning

Tess Drewitt

Senior Planner – Resource Management

 Dr Fleur Maseyk

Practice leader -



Office Manager

Richard Parkes

Practice Leader – Catchment Management

Peter Taylor

Senior Associate – Catchment Management

Charlie Hopkins

Principal Planner -

Resource Management

Kate McArthur

 Associate – Water

Tess Drewitt |  Senior Planner – Resource Management

Tess is an environmental planner with a focus on regional and science-based planning. Tess's multidisciplinary background makes her well-placed for tackling a wide range of natural resource management issues, including water quality and quantity, nutrient allocation, waste management and resource efficiency. Tess works with a range of public and private clients to prepare complex resource consent applications, identify risks and mitigation options, review and advise on new regulations, and liaise with key stakeholders. 


Tess has a keen interest in the natural world, and works progressively towards achieving sustainable outcomes. Tess spends most of her free time on the sunny Kapiti Coast, where she lives with her husband, two young kids and their dog. She especially enjoys the outdoors and getting stuck into her vegetable garden.

Tess's areas of expertise include:

  • Resource consent applications and submissions

  • Plan changes

  • Policy review and analysis

  • Compliance monitoring

  • Legal research

  contact Tess on:

p. 022 074 0544


Palmerston North office  |   phone +64 204 003 0474   |   Level 3, 31 George Street, PO Box 362, Palmerston North 4440

Wellington office  |   phone +64 22 158 1615  |   Ground Floor, Queens Wharf Business Centre, 1 Queens Wharf, PO Box 20148, Wellington 6140

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