Linda is an environmental scientist with a background in chemistry and has been involved in water quality consulting for the last 25 years. She joined PDP in 2018 after immigrating from South Africa. Her background has been based in surface water quality analysis ranging from focused facility specific water quality assessments and water balances to broad catchment management studies and water resources planning on a national scale.
Since being in New Zealand she has been involved in a number of stormwater related projects involving assessment of water quality and the appropriate treatment thereof.
She was also involved in developing risk assessment models for large industrial plants as part of their Integrated Water Management Plans and mining facilities as part of their operational and closure plans using the Goldsim model.