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Craig South


As a father to three girls, Craig’s life revolves around not just work but the girls’ sports and of course keeping up with the latest boybands A devoted family man, Craig spends his weekends and evenings at hockey practices, swimming trainings and school performances although still manages to find time to challenge himself on a mountain bike or a quick run

Passionate about architecture, family trips around New Zealand often become re-routed in order to visit a Historic Building or new project Keen to get his girls involved, when working

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Paulina Porebska


As a Senior Architectural Designer, Paulina leads projects alongside Craig She has extensive experience in private healthcare fit-outs as well as residential, hospitality and interiors

Paulina has previously worked in Poland, Singapore, Sweden and the UK She brings knowledge of architecture at different scales, budget and in various environmental and cultural landscapes Paulina has spent her whole life living by the ocean and absolutely loves the lifestyle of living in Sumner Along with her family, Paulina spends her weekends in the water; diving, snorkelling, surfing, swimming… as long as they

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Rod Pearson


An eager cyclist and a lover of the outdoors, Rod can often be found either wandering the hills with his wife Michaela and son Oscar in search of a magnificent view or riding around the city on the hunt for some good food Although he may enjoy dining out and eating great food, Rod is rather adverse to actually cooking! He would prefer to hone his skills in the boxing ring, a new addition to his many talents!

With such a varied background, including mechanics and building, and a general

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Campbell Jones


Motivated and ambitious Campbell is working towards his Architectural Registration and is eager to learn from every design experience Very social in his nature, Campbell fits into the collaborative approach at South Architects and never shies away from sharing his ideas or opinions He enjoys exploring projects from both a design and technical perspective and appreciates that the quality of the details are what makes a project outstanding

Fond of the finer things in life, Campbell enjoys a good brunch… in fact he enjoys dining out for any meal of

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Kyla Davies


A successful (yet stressful!) home renovation project helped propel Kyla into her Interior Design Career The positive impact the renovations had on the way Kyla and her family lived within their home inspired her to help others feel that same way about their own homes Understanding that good design can change your life, she went back to school to complete a Diploma in Residential Interior Design A history of working in the fashion industry has given Kyla an effortless sense of style and an intuitive flair for design However,

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Brad McFarlane


Brad has been a part of the practice, working in a contractor role, for many years And we are happy to have him! His expertise in co-ordinating teams in large projects makes him a valuable asset to the team His experience ranges from small alterations through to large scale commercial projects which means he has a wealth of knowledge that he is more than happy to share with our junior members of staff

Rain, Hail or Shine; Brad will, without fail, arrive to work on his bike! In fact it

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