Brett King

Director Survey & Planning Solutions (2010) Limited
Dip L.S. (Otago)
Registered Professional Surveyor
Licensed Cadastral Surveyor
MNZIS - AMNZIM - NZIS Bogle Award
Location: Kerikeri - Bay of Islands and Kaitaia - Far North, New Zealand

Interests:

Computers (programming, practical uses and tuition), Bay of Islands history and publication of historical publications, rugby, Rotary, avocado production.

Work History:

1973 Graduated from Otago University

1973 - 1976
Graduate surveyor with Department of Lands and Survey, Whangarei

1976 - 1981
Registered, Staff Surveyor with Department of Lands and Survey, Hamilton.

1981 - 1984
Seconded to Western Samoan Government. As Senior Surveyor, responsible to government's survey requirements with staff of 21.

1984 - 1986
Department of Lands and Survey, Hamilton.

1986 - 1988
Senior Surveyor, Department of Lands and Survey and then Department of Survey and Land Information, Whangarei.

1988 - 1989
Staff Surveyor with von Sturmer Gilkison & Henry, Paihia

1989 - 1999
Partner of von Sturmer Gilkison & Henry (renamed Thomson & King in 1995) and Director of von Sturmer Group Ltd.

1999 - 2002
Director of Thomson & King Limited.

2002 - 2010
Director of Survey & Planning Solutions Ltd

2010 - present
Director of Survey & Planning Solutions (2010) Limited

Specialties:
District Plan and Resource Management specialist. Survey computer systems analyst and survey software author.