BPCT Staff





Maree Burnett - General Manager

Maree has over ten years experience working in not for profit management roles. She is passionate about environmental responsibility and has a tertiary background in environmental management including an MSc(Hons) Resource Management from Lincoln University and a BSc (Zoology) from Canterbury. Maree spent her childhood on Banks Peninsula and has a broad range of rural experience. 

Contact Maree on (021) 206 8647 or email maree.burnett@bpct.org.nz  





 Marie Neal - Covenants and Administration Officer

Marie grew up in a North Otago farming family and has completed a Masters of Applied Science (Ecology and Entomology) and Bachelor of Agriculture at Lincoln University. Her recent professional experience includes laboratory work in seed crop production and beneficial insect entomological work for Landcare and Plant & Food Research. Marie has lived in Kaituna Valley for 18 years.

Contact Marie on (027) 489 1750 or email marie.neal@bpct.org.nz 




 Marie Haley - Wildside Officer

Marie is a sixth generation Banks Peninsula resident with a passion for the Peninsula and biodiversity found there. She trained as a conservation worker and began running the Trust's Wildside Project in mid 2010. 

Contact Marie on (03) 304 7654 or email marie.haley@bpct.org.nz