Louise's cartographic career began in 1979 when she joined the New Zealand Government Lands and Survey Department. Louise has worked in cartographic and graphics companies in New Zealand, the United Kingdom and Australia. For the past 25+ years Louise's involvement has been in all aspects of production cartography, cartographic editing and design and GIS mapping.
Louise is skilled at organising and managing work-flows and resources. She is detail focused and can effectively create and manage systems and processes. In recent years, her responsibilities have ranged from management of a team of designers and cartographers in the production of atlases and custom map projects, to consulting and providing support to small businesses and home offices. She now resides in Hong Kong where she divides her time between providing cartographic consultation as a designer and project manager or administrative support to companies and small businesses as a professional organiser.