The Team

Matt Healey - Director

Matt started Whippet Developments in 2007, he is a qualified builder. Matt comes from a family which has been in the industry for over 70 years. He has worked in commercial and residential building in New Zealand and the UK.

Matt’s main role is to ensure the team delivers the goods for his clients. He is very fortunate to be an ‘on tools boss’ which allows him to ensure the detail is kept razor sharp and on point.

Amanda Kerley - Qualified Builder/ Project Manager

Amanda comes from a Legal background being a qualified Legal Executive and has run her own successful businesses from a young age. She tracks money in and the money out on our projects and doesn’t miss a beat. And deals with all of our project from design to logistics.  

Amanda is a trade qualified carpenter and a licensed building practitioner.  

Patrick Wood Apprentice

Patrick is one of our key apprentices. An avid foot baller and cricket player at the weekends Patrick enjoys most sport in fact if worm racing was an actual sport he would probably follow it. Patrick is currently learning how to run some of our smaller project running our subtrades and ensuring our quality is kept high.  

Ben Wake Apprentice

The new addition to the team is Ben. He has literally just started his building apprentice. He has come from Huntly High School and before that he was at Tauranga Boys High School. He showed up at his job interview with his boots and safety gear all ready to work - so we gave him a shot and he's been with us ever since. We have some great things planned for this young man he will be one to watch!