Our Team

The Board


Richard Hall

Richard lives in Auckland and operates a medium sized FMCG  business specialising in sales and distribution of  wholesale grocery.

We have been holidaying in  Kinloch for 30 years and our family come to Kinloch most holidays to enjoy boating, mountain biking and fishing.

I have been a director of Kinloch Marina since 2001 and proud of the continued improvements to the marina facility over these years.


Brett Hewson

Brett has owned property in Kinloch since 1976. He came as young boy with my father for a week’s fishing in 1976 and managed to scrape together funds for a deposit on a section and has been here ever since.

He is deeply passionate and concerned about preserving the water quality of the lake for future generations.

Brett is a keen fisherman and shooter. He has a long background in banking and compliance related matters.

Stuart Deadman

Stuart has lived in Taupo for most of his life.

He is married to Cate and they have three children.

Stuart enjoys hunting and fishing in and around Kinloch and has been on the Board of KML for the last three years.

Peter Guise

Peter is a Chartered Accountant and is a partner with Staples Rodway Auckland.

He has been a Partner and Director for 30 years.

For more information, please see Peter's profile on the Staples Rodway website.


Stephen Jones

Stephen made Kinloch his permanent home in 2016 but has enjoyed being a holiday home owner and boating in Kinloch since 1997. 

With a highly successful business career behind him, Stephen brings management experience in sales, customer service, IT, regulatory, quality and health & safety, along with practical handyman and landscaping skills.

Paul Robinson

Paul also lives in Kinloch, and is enjoying a new lifestyle after a very successful agricultural career involved in managing several large scale North Island stations.

The Company is fortunate to have a manager with practical experience in farm technology, equipment and a hands on approach to work.


Deb Borlasse

Deb moved from Auckland to Kinloch 8 years ago.

She has work for the Marina for 4 years.

Deb loves walking the W2K tracks from Kinloch, gardening and boating.

She is married to Baz with a Bichon called Jaxon.

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