who we are
We are a specialist natural hazard and coastal adaptation consultancy based in Mount Maunganui, New Zealand. Established in 2017, the Coastal Managament Collective was founded on the basis that collective decision-making ultimately provides better solutions.
Tom is Director of CMC and principal specialist. He brings significant experience in developing and implementing environmental policy for a broad range of partners and clients. With a foundation in physical sciences, Tom has spent almost 20 years working in all aspects of environmental planning and natural resource management - with particular expertise in coastal management, climate change adaptation and community engagement.