New appointments to leadership team

Boffa Miskell welcomes two new appointments to our partners group - John Potter as a full partner and Janine Bell an associate partner.

John and Janine are both valued members of the Auckland team and have played key roles on major projects within their respective disciplines.

John has over 25 years’ professional experience as a landscape architect, joining Boffa Miskell in 2001 after moving from the UK. Since then, he has worked extensively with Auckland Council and Auckland Transport on a range of public realm/main street urban upgrade projects involving community and key stakeholder participation. He was the Boffa Miskell programme manager for the Auckland City CBD streetscape upgrade programme and was part of the design leadership team for the Avon River Precinct Project in Christchurch. John has played a significant role introducing shared pedestrian / vehicle space streets into streetscape projects to New Zealand. He is currently a design leader in the Auckland office.

Planner Janine Bell joined Boffa Miskell in 2011. Janine has worked in planning and resource management for over 30 years, having held senior management positions with both the former Auckland City Council and Auckland Regional Council. She is an experienced independent RMA hearings commissioner and has a lead role in a number of key Boffa Miskell projects including the proposed development of the Wesley College Special Housing Area and in providing policy advice to Whitford Forest Holdings Company. Janine is the Managing Principal in the Auckland office.

For further information please contact John Potter or Janine Bell

20 May 2015