Bethany Baker and Antony Shadbolt speaking to a local school

The Funding Portfolio supports the work of the other portfolios by seeking funds to make ideas come to life! Portfolios notify the Funding Portfolio of any ideas for projects they have and the Funding Portfolio makes these projects happen. 

Funding Portfolio Holders

Dr. Antony Shadbolt

 Photo of Antony ShadboltAntony has more than 30 years’ experience in environmental horticulture, landscape architecture, planning, and ecology & wildlife research. He is a key driver in the re-establishment of Ōtautahi's native forest habitats and is a Trustee of Trees for Canterbury.





Bethany Baker

Photo of Bethany BakerBethany comes from a conservation/environmental science background and has been with the Trust working in the Styx for the past four years. Bethany manages the Trust's conservation projects and loves working in our regional parks.