Marc Woodbury

BArch (Hons), BBSc, ANZIA, FNZIA

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Commercial Lead

Senior Principal

Te Whanganui-a-Tara Wellington

Marc is the Lead of our Commercial Building & Offices team. He joined Studio Pacific in 1999 and was appointed to the role of Senior Principal in 2016.

Marc has a Bachelor of Building Science and a Bachelor of Architecture with First Class Honours from Victoria University of Wellington and has been a Registered Architect for 16 years in New Zealand.

He has gained significant experience acting as Project Architect for a number of diverse projects and clients. These projects have included university halls of residence, community galleries, religious facilities and Aotearoa's first NZGBC (New Zealand Green Building Council) five star Green Star commercial office building. 

Marc was the project leader for the 14-storey commercial building at 20 Customhouse Quay. Marc has been involved in all aspects of this seismically advanced office building, including overall design, client liaison, coordination of consultants and management of the Studio Pacific team.

Marc enjoys involvement in projects from their inception through to completion and thus holds extensive knowledge in all aspects of project design and delivery. He also has an interest and knowledge in the area of sustainable architecture.

Within the Studio, Marc also organises our in-house Continuing Professional Development and mentoring programmes. Marc previously held a governance role as an Associate Director on the Studio Pacific board. 



Qualifications and affiliations

  • Bachelor of Architecture (First Class Honours), Victoria University of Wellington,1995
  • Bachelor of Building Science, Victoria University of Wellington, 1993
  • New Zealand Registered Architect
  • Member of New Zealand Institute of Architects
  • Fellow of the New Zealand Institute of Architects
  • Board Member, Assessor and QEAP member for the New Zealand Registered Architects Board
  • Site Safe Passport Holder
  • Certified Mental Health First Aider


  • Architecture
  • Practice Leadership