Studio Pacific celebrates 36 promotions across the practice

Studio Pacific takes great pride in recognising and rewarding the success and professional development of our hardworking team.

We are pleased to announce the promotion of 36 talented individuals throughout our Practice. 

A massive congratulations to 15 of our colleagues who have been promoted in our senior team today. We would like to thank you for your significant contribution to the studio and for the outstanding work you have accomplished and achieved.


Kaiārahi Matua – Senior Principal
Paula MacDonald

Kaiārahi – Principal
Bret Thurston
Grant Perry
Mark Fletcher (Landscape)
Juliet Barker
Lauren Wong
Patrick Thompson

Pou Whaihanga Matua – Senior Associate 
Jonathan Fraser
Richard Beatson
Karl Frost (Technician)
Mitch McTaggart
Julie Stewart
Susanna Stevenson
Michael Lowe (Urbanist)
Henry Fisher


We congratulate the following seven people who have been promoted to Associate and Senior Designer Positions. 

Pou Whaihanga – Associate
Rohan Bailey
Thane Houston-Stevens
Samantha Zondag
Peggy Russell
Matt Bangs 

Kaihoahoa Matua – Senior Designer
Jason Kowalak
Nick du Bern


We are also pleased to congratulate Nina BoydVictoria WrightJosie HorsleyCharlotte WarrenDaniel RobertsYota KojimaToby JefferyMax WilesSarah Bookman and Hannah Walsh on their promotions to the next Architectural Graduate level, Sophie Lockwood who has been promoted to Senior Accounts and Payroll Administrator, Belinda Borrie who has been promoted to Senior Accounts Administrator, Sovaia Uluiburotu who has been promoted to People Advisor and Dominic Barratt-Boyes who has been promoted to IT Support Specialist.