Date: 17 June 2009 Source: Office of the Minister of Conservation
Appointments to the Queen Elizabeth the Second National Trust – a public invitation to interested agencies and organisations from Hon Tim Groser, Minister of Conservation.
The terms of appointment of Sir Brian Lochore, chairperson, and Yvonne Sharp, director, of the Queen Elizabeth the Second National Trust Board expire on 31 August 2009.
They are eligible for reappointment and it is my intention to reappoint Sir Brian for a further two years and Yvonne for a further three years.
If any interested agency or organisation wishes to nominate other persons they consider suitable for appointment instead of Sir Brian or Yvonne could they please advise me in writing no later than 10 August 2009 and I will give those nominations due consideration before making my final decision.
In making appointments to the Board I have to have due regard to environmental and conservation values, the interests of rural landowners and the interests of the Māori community.
The other directors of the Board and their terms of appointments are:
Bernard Card (Ministerial appointee) term expires 27 June 2010
Edward Ellison (Ministerial appointee) term expires 27 June 2010
James Hunter (elected by Trust membership) term expires 31 March 2010
Jo Ritchie (elected by Trust membership) term expires 31 March 2010
Tim Groser, Minister of Conservation