Mary is a Senior Consultant at GMD Consultants. She has a background in local government corporate planning and has a broad range of experience including arts management and organisational development. Mary’s recent work has focused on corporate planning, particularly non-financial performance reporting for district council clients, as well as developing standard operating procedures for Long Term Plan performance measures. She recently developed a community safety and wellbeing strategy and action plan on behalf of the Vibrant Safe Waitomo Regional Coalition. She has also been involved in policy and bylaw development and review over a range of different subject matters.
Mary is a skilled writer and excels at strategic planning, as well as submission analysis and community consultation. She has strong project management and coordination skills. She has no trouble speaking to large audiences and also has experience in ratepayer engagement.
Mary has a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and a Post-Graduate Diploma in Business Administration.