Our Team

Meet our team of amazing and hard working architectural professionals and find out more about us.

Bob Burnett

Director, ADNZ NZCD(Arch)

Bob has championed energy-efficient, environmentally sound architecture for two decades. Designing and managing his own development projects to demonstrate leading international best practice and designing NZ’s first 7 & 10 Homestar rated homes. His ethos is to create both beautiful and high-performance buildings for better health, comfort and wellbeing. In 2015 Bob founded the Superhome Movement, which has gained momentum nationally. He also co-founded Quakestar rating system after the Christchurch earthquakes. Recently Bob was awarded the Sustainable Business Network Sustainability Superstar award.

Shizuka Yasui

Director, Registered Architect (Japan)

Shizuka Yasui joined the firm in 2000 and since then has created many award winning eco-homes and hill homes often with a Japanese influence. Prior to this she worked as an architect in Japan designing spatially efficient homes while working for Panahome who are market leaders in quality sustainable quake-safe modular homes. Shizuka holds the highest level of registration as a Japan Registered Architect.

Jasmin Mockford

Architectural Technician

Jasmin has been working in the Architectural industry since 2010 after completing a Bachelor of Architectural Studies. She has worked on a variety of residential, commercial and interior projects over this time. Since joining Bob Burnett Architecture, she has developed a passion for eco-architecture and continues to strive for rational, functional, client specific designs that promote a better living environment.

Beth Black

Architectural Technician

Beth Black graduated with a postgraduate diploma in Architecture from Victoria University in 2012.
Prior to joining Bob Burnett Architecture, she worked in Christchurch for 4 years on energy efficient homes and has extensive experience with SIP panel construction.