Appointment made to Architects Board   14 Oct 2011

Building and Construction Minister Maurice Williamson today announced the appointment of The Hon Sir Hugh Williams to the New Zealand Registered Architects Board.

Sir Hugh, a retired high court judge, was an outstanding candidate who will bring value to the Board.

“Sir Hugh retains a strong desire to contribute his legal skills to the public and has a long standing interest in architecture He also has an excellent understanding of the Board’s role and relationship with the New Zealand Institute of Architects,” Mr. Williamson says.

Ms Anna-Marie Chin, the NZIA nomination, has also been reappointed to the Board.

Both three-year terms will begin from today.

(New Zealand Government)

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