Lichelle was appointed to the Trust in July 2021, following the death of Dr Helen Brookes. She will hold this position until next year’s Trust election.
Most recently Lichelle held the role of Group Manager - Heritage, Environment and Regulatory for the Waitaki District Council.
Lichelle brings a breadth of leadership experience having worked in retail, banking, central and local government.
Lichelle grew up in Oamaru and started her career in banking before heading overseas with husband Nick.
Contributing to the community has always been important to Lichelle having been on various committees as her children grew up and she is currently a trust member for Trade Aid and steward for Safer Waitaki.
Lichelle is keen to learn about the electricity industry and is looking forward to making a positive contribution to the Trust.