Rachel Keedwell

Elected as Chair for Horizons Regional Council in October 2019, Rachel was first elected in 2013 as one of Council’s four Palmerston North candidates. During her previous two terms, Rachel was chair of Horizons’ Passenger Transport Committee.

Rachel is a scientist with a PhD in ecology, an area she has previously consulted in, as well as working alongside her husband for 15 years as business owners in the building industry. She also has strong connections with community and environmental groups.

LGNZ Rachel Keedwell 500h x 600w