Melissa Cowan

Melissa Cowan

Environmental Consultant


Master of Science (Hons), Bachelor of Science, Post Graduate Diploma (Resource Studies)


Melissa has over 20 years’ resource management experience with local and national planning and environmental technical expertise. She has extensive experience in the preparation of assessments of environmental effects for a wide range of resource consenting applications, with a particular focus on water related matters.


Melissa and her husband farm 340 hectares of land in North Canterbury, mixed cropping and grazing and have a Valais Blacknose Sheep Stud. In her spare time, you can find her spending time with her family, helping at her children’s school or out in the garden.