Parks Manager, Hamilton City Council.
was with Hamilton City Council since 1983 and has been the
manager of City Parks Business Unit from 1996 up until his retirement in 2014. City Parks is an
in-house contracting unit maintaining all the parks and reserves
in Hamilton including the city's major icons Hamilton Gardens, Waikato
Stadium and Seddon Park.
Eddie has been
involved with service delivery his entire career starting in 1979
with what was then the Ministry of Works in Wellington, where he began his NDH studies. He spent four years in Wairoa (Hawkes Bay)
where he completed his NDH (Hons) before moving to Hamilton.
has been involved with the NZ Recreation Association for many years
and was on the board which managed the amalgamation of three separate
professional organisations (parks, pools & recreation) into
one under the banner of NZRA.
& Professional Associations
- Royal New
Zealand Institute of Horticulture (AHRIH)
- NZ Recreation
Group & Society Memberships