Are you from Hamilton?
Originally from Carterton, the Wairarapa. Been in Hamilton for over 16 years.

What do you do in the Lane?
Run my planning consultancy (Louise Feathers Planning) practice from the Mezzanine.

Fave thing on the menu?
Hot Chips (any kind, anywhere, but preferably curly fries with aioli).

How do you deal with hard customers? 
Send them down to Pickles for a cocktail, or SL28 for a strong coffee, depending on time of day!

Fave food of all time? 
Ginger Slice – with real chunks of ginger.

Summer or winter? 
Summer – sun, water sports, holidays.

If you could retire tomorrow, what would you do?
I’d bake!

What do you love most about Hamilton?
Well it’s not the weather….

What’s your favourite thing to spend money on?
I’m a girl – so you’d think clothes, shoes, bags….but my favourite thing to spend money on is cars!!

Any hidden talents? 
See above – fancy myself as a pretty mean racing car driver.

What did you do before getting into this job? 
Worked for my competition.

Early bird or night owl?
Early bird, up at 4.15am weekdays. I turn into a pumpkin by 9pm

Favourite store in the Hamilton CBD? 
Hamilton Wine and Beer Co.

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