Virtual Summit 2021 Speaker Rohan Bush | Kāinga Ora
Rohan Bush, Director Building Innovation & Standards | Kāinga Ora
Rohan has 20 years’ experience in urban development, housing policy and sustainability strategy. She has excelled in a number of leadership roles in the built environment and is skilled in strategic planning, analytical thinking, advocacy, programme management and stakeholder engagement.
Rohan has international experience and has worked at all tiers of government across New Zealand, Australia and more recently the UK. She joined the Construction and Innovation team at Kāinga Ora late in 2019, having returned from a role as Head of Partnerships & Future Skills for Construction Scotland Innovation Centre. Prior to leaving NZ, Rohan held the post of Manager of Affordable Housing Policy for Auckland Council, and managed a team of housing policy professionals. Prior to this role Rohan worked alongside the founding Chief Executive to establish and grow the New Zealand Green Building Council as an influential industry organisation in the property sector.
Board experience includes Rohan’s role as Trustee of Environmental Choice New Zealand, the leading eco-labelling organisation in New Zealand, and three years on the Professions Advisory Board for the School of Architecture and Design at Victoria University, Wellington.