Councillor for Innes Ward.

Councillor for Innes Ward, Pauline Cotter

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Pauline Cotter

Councillor for Innes Ward, Pauline Cotter

About Pauline

Christchurch born and raised, Pauline attended Canterbury University, and is a graduate of the Christchurch College of Education. She has resided in St Albans for the past 30 years, and is a mother of four.

Pauline was elected to the Shirley/ Papanui community board in 2007, 2010, and to City Council 2013 and 2016. Her current role as Councillor for the Innes ward involves chairing the Infrastructure, Transport and Environment Committee, and the Land Drainage Recovery programme working group.

She is a member of the Christchurch West Melton Water Management Zone Committee for water, and is a member of the Joint Public Transport Joint Committee. Pauline is a Resource Management hearings commissioner, and has completed Institute of Director development modules including Finance Essentials, Strategy and Governance.

Pauline is passionate about Christchurch water, both its high quality, and conserving its quantity, and is always aware of the importance of recognising and seizing the opportunities in our rebuild to incorporate best environmental practices.

Her interests include family, friends, community, gardening, reading, music, and becoming a more confident commuter cyclist.