National Council

National Council

The Property Council's National Council guides the organisation's strategic direction, in close consultation with members.

Made up of industry leaders, influencers and decision makers, National Council members lend their considerable expertise and insight to champion the interests of the commercial property industry.

Led by National President John Dakin, Chief Executive of Goodman NZ, National Council is committed to fostering and enabling quality urban growth and development in New Zealand.

National Councillors 2020/21




John Dakin
Goodman New Zealand
National President

Scott Pritchard
Precinct Properties
National Vice-President

Peter Mence
Argosy Property
Corporate Leader

Simon Woodhams
Property for Industry
Corporate Leader



Mark Thomson
Auckland Airport
National Vice-President

Phil Littlewood
Stride Property
Corporate Leader

Patrick Dougherty
Kāinga Ora - Homes and Communities
Corporate Leader

Stephen Gracey
Rider Levett Bucknall
Associate Member




Anna Crosbie
Russell McVeagh
Corporate Member

Andrew Hay
Stride Property
Branch President

Scott Adams
Bay of Plenty
Branch President

Brian Squair
Chow:Hill Architects
Branch President



Paul Robinson
The Woolstore
Branch President

James Riddoch
Greenwood Roche
South Island
Branch President

Campbell Barbour
New Zealand Council
of Retail Property Chair


Who is elected as a National Councillor?


Please contact Rona Miller, National Council Secretary, for more information.