Chairman of the Board
Simons extensive management experience provides the governance and professionalism to the New Conservative board.
Born and raised in Canterbury he has lived in Nelson since 2005. He is married with four children and active in his local community.
Currently working in the aquaculture industry he is an advocate for sustainable food solutions and committed to providing better options for New Zealanders.
Recognising the importance of protecting the family unit and the role of parent’s in their children’s lives drove Simon to be involved in politics. He sees conservative values as being essential to New Zealanders being afforded the freedoms they need to reach their potential.
His business acumen, technology background and collaborative style has seen New Conservative’s board go from strength to strength attracting skilled, experienced specialists needed to deliver the best outcomes in 2020.