Our Team

Mid-Canterbury’s Superheroes

Meet the ALIL team. Each one of us is proud to support our 230 shareholders pave the way toward a sustainable, locally grown future.


Profile Photo - Rebecca Whillans - Ashburton Lyndhurst Irrigation Limited

“We have an excellent team, a state-of-the-art scheme … and a leading environmental management framework.”

Rebecca Whillans

Profile Photo - Mike King - Ashburton Lyndhurst Irrigation Limited

“Quote needed.”

Mike King

Profile Photo - Rachel Pilling - Ashburton Lyndhurst Irrigation Limited

“The shareholders are great, and I’m pleased to play a small role in supporting their farming operations.”

Rachel Pilling

Profile Photo - Luke Leitis - Ashburton Lyndhurst Irrigation Limited

“Supplying water to our shareholders in the most consistent and reliable way possible is very satisfying at the end of the day.”

Luke Leitis

Profile Photo - Brett Evans - Ashburton Lyndhurst Irrigation Limited

“My favourite part of working for ALIL is our tight team and the state-of-the-art telemetry systems!”

Brett Evans

Profile Photo - Carmen Foster - Ashburton Lyndhurst Irrigation Limited

“No two days are the same. This is what I like – always different. Challenging, but definitely enjoyable.”

Carmen Foster

"Our shareholders are continuously working on improving the environment both within their farming business and the scheme’s catchment - it is a pleasure to support our farmers and assist in achieving their goals."

Sarah Hayman

Board Members

Get in Touch

Contact our friendly team to learn more about our irrigation scheme and your local farming community.