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The Team

Meet the Active Discovery Team...

Benjamin Humphrey

Benjamin Humphrey

Managing Director

Over the past 20 years Ben has run his own business in Landscaping Design, Construction and Maintenance. As Managing Director of Active Discovery Ben supports a dedicated team in all facets of landscape design and construction works. He is committed to providing his clients with a finished product they can be very proud of, ensuring attention to detail across the duration of the projects to ensure the highest quality result.

Jolene Humphrey

Jolene Humphrey

Commercial Manager

With a Bachelor Degree in education and a Graduate Certificate in Early Childhood Jolene has a thorough understanding of the philosophy behind play and its fundamental role in the development of children socially, emotionally and physically. She has a passion for creating play spaces that are inclusive in their design to encourage little people through to big people, of all abilities, opportunities to engage with and enjoy the outdoors.

Darryn Dearlove

Darryn Dearlove

Business Development Manager

With 17 years of experience across sales, operations and management Darryn applies his broad skill set, knowledge and relevant industry experience to make key decisions with regards to opportunities for improvement, growth and future strategic directions of the business. Darryn’s main area of expertise is relationship building with our clients, utilising his highly refined customer service skills to engage with and provide a service to our clients that ensures we meet specific needs and expectations.

Jodie McDougall

Jodie McDougall

Administration

Jodie joined the Active Discovery team in 2018 in the role of administration after many years working as an education assistant in the primary school sector. Jodie’s knowledge and experience in working with children in the Early Childhood Phase of schooling transfers to her understanding of a play-based philosophy and awareness of the elements that make a great playspace. Jodie plays an important role in the day to day running of Active Discovery and ensures end to end detail of all administration tasks.