Helen is the Chair of the Studio Pacific Architecture board and offers outstanding governance and commercial experience.
Helen’s board portfolio includes building and construction, primary industries, environment and IT. With governance experience that includes privately held companies, industry associations and state sector bodies, she also holds Chair roles with both Scion (NZ Forest Research Institute) and Building Research Association of NZ, and is Pro-Chancellor of the Massey University Council.
Helen brings some broad, yet highly applicable experience to the Board, including experience gained over six years as the former Chief Executive of the Ministry of Research, Science and Technology. Helen has a PhD in Seismology from Cambridge University.