Doug Archbold (JP)
Doug farmed a Sheep & Beef property near Cheviot for over 30 years. He was heavily involved in many community organisations during this time. In addition he represented North Canterbury on the Meat & Wool Boards Electoral Committee. Since retiring to Christchurch with his wife Jill, in 2001 he has been involved with establishing the Ballance Farm Environment Awards; belongs to Rotary and has been involved with Community Watch. He has been a Counsellor with the Rural Support Trust for 20 years.