ZOË IS PASSIONATE ABOUT CREATING A BETTER AND MORE SUSTAINABLE NEW ZEALAND BY PLANNING, DESIGNING AND CREATING URBAN ENVIRONMENTS THAT WORK.
Zoë has been working on sustainable development in New Zealand, Australia and the United Kingdom, including the encouragement of green infrastructure through design, planning and policy development for over twenty years. With a knack for managing multiple demands Zoë has acquired an unmatchable expertise in guiding multi-disciplinary teams whilst successfully managing a number of large scale developments and subdivisions, from design through the planning process.
With a technical planning background and an environmentally focused mind-set, Zoë works with developers, architects and landowners to effectively provide planning, landscape and urban design advice on developments, policy issues and assists in obtaining required permissions.
In addition to her role as Principal at 4Sight Consulting Limited, she is a Board Member of Green Roofs Australasia, Director of Living Roofs New Zealand and member of the World Green Infrastructure Network. Zoë’s values are very much founded on the principles of an equitable society, in terms of economic, social, ecological and cultural capital.
Zoë holds a Master of Landscape Architecture (by Design), a Bachelor of Planning (Hons) and is currently completing a Master of Urban Design.
Areas of Expertise
Landscape and Urban Design
Green Infrastructure Development and Policy
Sustainable Development/ Environmental Enhancements
Living Roofs and Walls Detailed Design
Major Projects Planning
Landscape and Visual Effects Assessment