Dr Gerry Closs - Nominee of Minister of Fisheries.
Dr. Gerry Closs is an Associate Professor of the Zoology Department at the University of Otago.
Gerry was co-opted to the Trust in 2006 as the Trustees felt Gerry would provide considerable insight and value to future direction of the Trust. With the retirement of Trustee Dr. Bob McDowall in 2008, the Minster of Fisheries, in recognition of the value Dr Closs had already added to the Trust, nominated Gerry as Dr McDowalls replacement.
Gerry has many recreational interests which include fishing, sailing and telemark skiing.