Tara McLeod

Tara McLeod

Teaching and Development Specialist


Ph. 09 415 0323
Mob. 027 597 2755
Email: tmcleod@nzsti.org.nz

Postal address:
PO Box 35710, Browns Bay, Auckland 0753
Physical address:
322 Rosedale Road, Albany, Auckland 0632


Tara is the Institute’s Teaching and Development Specialist, involved in programme development, teaching and consultancy.

Tara has previously worked as an agronomist and training specialist with the New Zealand Sports Turf for 12 years, and has consulted and taught a wide range of clients in New Zealand. Tara has returned to the Institute after working a as Programme Leader at Manukau Institute of Technology, and more recently as Learning & Development Consultant at Primary ITO.

Tara holds a Bachelor of Horticulture from Massey University, National Certificate in Adult Literacy and Numeracy Education (Level 5), and a MIT Certificate in Adult and Tertiary Teaching (Level 5). She is a registered GROWSAFE® Trainer, and has taught the course to over 6,000 students, since 1993.