Professional Profiles

Anne Salmond - Salmond Architecture

Anne Salmond

  • Registered Architect, FNZIA
  • BArch (hons), Victoria University of Wellington
  • BBSc, Victoria University
  • FNZIA Distinguished Fellow NZ Institute of Architects
  • NZIA Board Member 5 years
  • NZRAB Assessor 15 years
  • Homestar professional
  • Living Building Challenge Professional
  • Sustainable Wanaka Trustee
  • NZIA Awards Jury Member, Wellington, Southern, Auckland Regions

Anne Salmond is principal of Wanaka architecture practice Salmond Architecture Ltd.

She is interested in design which is appropriate and sustainable in the unique environment of the Queenstown Lakes District and beyond at both the urban scale and the individual building scale.

Her practice has received a number of design awards for buildings in both Wellington and the Queenstown Lakes District.

Anne started Salmond Architecture in Wellington in 1988. Salmond Architecture moved to Wanaka in February 2000.

Anne was a director of Architecture +, Wellington from 1992- 2002

Anne worked as a registered architect for Athfield Architects, Wellington 1985 -1988 and as an architectural graduate for Stephenson and Turner, Wellington 1982-1985

Anne studied landscape architecture at Cornell University in 1980 and worked as a Research Fellow at VUW developing methods for Post Occupancy Evaluation in 1981 and 1982

Anne has been an active contributor to the professional organisations she belongs to.


• Registered Architect, NZIA
• BAArch
• Homestar Assessor

Jo Underwood is an Associate at Salmond Architecture, she started her study in Auckland, she then moved overseas, continuing study and work in both the United Kingdom and Australia, her extensive work experience covers residential, commercial and hospitality.

Jo Underwood

Kellie Bailey

• NZ Dip Business
• Office Manager

Kellie Bailey has over 20 years experience in administration in the design and construction sector, she joined Salmond Architecture in 2015.

Kellie Bailey

Simon Richmond

Master of Architecture (Professional) – MArch
Bachelor of Architectural Studies - BAS

Simon Richmond is an Associate at Salmond Architecture, after studying at Victoria University, Simon has been involved in a variety of Residential and Commercial work in New Zealand, including several years working on projects in the education sector. Simon joined Salmond Architecture in 2019.

Simon Richmond

M Lewis 2

Master of Architecture (Professional) – MArch (Prof)
Bachelor of Architectural Studies - BAS

Milly is an Architectural Graduate at Salmond Architecture. After studying at Victoria University of Wellington, Milly has been involved in small scale residential, medium density residential and commercial projects within New Zealand. Milly joined Salmond Architecture in 2021.

Milly Lewis

Olga Zoma 2

Olga Zoma

Natalia Ruask 2

Architect - University of Buenos Aires

Natalia is an Architectural Graduate at Salmond Architecture. After graduating in 2012 she moved to New Zealand in 2018 she initially began working in Queenstown before shifting to Salmond Architecture in 2021.

Natalia Rusak