ALAN LIVINGSTON ONZM
Alan is the chair of the Waikato Regional Council and has previously had four terms as the Mayor of Waipa District. In addition he completed two terms as a Waipa councillor. He is a Crown appointee to the Waikato River Authority and was a Crown appointee to the Authority’s forerunner the Guardians Establishment Committee.
He is a graduate of Lincoln University, with a B Agri Com in valuation and farm management.
For the past 30 years Alan has been a sheep and beef farmer at Te Pahu. He is a life member of the Queen Elizabeth II Trust and a covenanter of two bush blocks plus smaller bush areas which have been fenced and retired. He is a former Trustee of the Maungatautari Ecological Island Trust with which he has continuing involvement.
Alan is chair of the Waikato Mayoral Forum, and also a trustee of Sport Waikato.