Our people...

We are fortunate to have the support of a dedicated committee, made up of individuals and representatives from our key supporters.

Waikato RiverCare Executive Committee 2014

Executive Committee

Michelle Archer (Chairperson) -Individual

David Klee (Deputy Chairperson) -Auckland/Waikato Fish & Game

Kathryn Duggan (Treasurer) -Individual

Larnie Chrystall -Mercury

Dawn Metcalfe -Individual

Glen Tupuhi - Nga Muka Development Trust

Wally Lee -North Waikato Federated Farmers

Nathaniel Wilson / Nolwenn Lagadec -Watercare Services Ltd

Tuti Cooper -Department of Conservation

Alan Bennett -Genesis Energy

Sarah Lealand  -Waikato Regional Council

Ben Wolf  -Waikato District Council


General Members

Taroi Rawiri -Waikato Tainui

Hori Awa -Waahi Whaanui Trust

Donna Barakat -Genesis Energy

Advisory Members

Peter Buckley - Federated Farmers / Waiakto Farmer

Don Scarlet - Genesis



Kevin Hutchinson (Operations Manager) -Employee

Sally McCarthy  (Administrator/Secretary) -Employee

The support of volunteers on planting days and with hands-on weed control is invaluable. Our volunteers help us in the process of protecting the natural asset of the River, and gain a sense of achievement in assisting with real progress. 



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