ABOUT

We are passionate about design with purpose and successful project delivery. As a proud Far North business we cover Whangarei to Cape Reinga. When you hire Avail Pacific you hire a dedicated team of Northlanders who value integrity, community and transparency.

WORKING FOR YOU

We aim to enable our clients to realise their visions and
make informed decisions throughout a stress free project.

MEET THE TEAM

We are professional members of ADNZ (Architectural Designers New Zealand), PRINCE2 Practitioners and accredited Change Managers.

Pip Bolton

Director/Founder

Pip has been working in Engineering and Architectural consultancy practices within Northland for over 15 years.

This gives her a broad overview of project requirements from both disciplines.  

Qualifications: NZCE (Civil Engineering); Registered Architectural Designer (ANDZ).

Justine Lapper

Managing Director

Justine is an experienced project/change manager with years of government,
retail, education, health and construction industry knowledge. Justine is a PRINCE2 (PRojects IN Controlled Environments) Practitioner and accredited Change Management Practitioner.

Kate Dyer

Project Manager

Kate brings to the team her experience and enthusiasm within project management across the education, commercial and retail sectors.

 

Her roles have ranged from large corporate facilities management to medium to large scale project delivery within the education sector.

Trish Miles

Administrator

Trish has an eclectic background mainly in hospitality and health and fitness-based industries. With BA and BCom 

degrees and as a qualified chef, Personal Trainer and Pilates Instructor her roles have ranged from practical to managerial, administrative and educational. 
 

Trish helps keep projects on track and the paperwork under control.

Sibby Maihi

Senior Project Manager

Sibby has worked in the building industry for over 30 years. His initial introduction to construction was through the Maori Affairs Trade Training Scheme but more recently he was employed by FNDC as Senior Building Controls Officer. 
 

Sibby's keen to use his skills and knowledge to complement the team and facilitate new, exciting projects for our local communities. 

Judith Breedveld

Junior Project Manager

Judith completed A BSc International Business in her homeland of the Netherlands before coming to NZ. She loves being part of a team committed to sustainable development in the educational sector.

 

She is passionate about sustainability and will be specialising in project procurement. 

Chris Sutherland

Business Mentor

Chris has worked in a consultancy capacity in the construction industry for over 50 years, commencing his career as a Quantity Surveyor. He is a Past President and Life Member of the New Zealand Institute of Quantity Surveyors and a Fellow of the New Zealand Institute of Building. 

Chris has delivered management roles in both his business and in Institute operations for over half of his working life.