Edward Ellison

Chairperson

New Zealand Conservation Authority

Edward Ellison is a sheep farmer and active member of the Otakou marae on the Otago Peninsula.  He is chairperson of the New Zealand Conservation Authority, an experienced RMA Hearings Commissioner, and has previously served on the South-East Marine Protection Forum, QEII National Trust Board, Otago University Council, and Otago Conservation Board. He is also is a former Deputy Kaiwhakahaere of Te Runanga o Ngai Tahu.