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He Honore, Korōria, Harerūia kia Ihoa o ngā mano, Matua, Tama, Wairua Tapu me ngā Anahera Pono,
Ko te Māngai hai tautoko mai, Ae.
Ko Maungaharuru te Maunga
Ko Tūtira te wai ū
Ko Te Ngaru e te awa
Ko Tangitū te moana
Ko Ngāti Marangatūhetaua, Ngāi Tatara, Ngāti Kurumokihi me Ngāi Tauira ngā hapū
Ko Tangoio te marae
Profile (April 2022)
Nurturing the well-being and development of our people has always been and continues to be my passion, my pride, and my honour.
Over the next 3 years as a governing member of Ngāti Kahungunu Iwi Inc. I will ensure that our board –
I will continue to ensure that the wholistic well-being of our people is at the forefront of all Kaupapa of the iwi and that our localised voices and the structures of our respective Taiwhenua and Marae of Ngāti Kahungunu remain heard, recognised, and empowered.
Over the next 3 years as a governing member of Ngāti Kahungunu Iwi Inc.I will ensure that our board provides our iwi members with confidence through upholding the Vision, Integrity, Mana and Values of Ngāti Kahungunu throughout all levels of the organisation; Strengthens and maintains a strong connection with our Whānau, Hapū, Marae of Ngāti Kahungunu; Advocates strongly toward successive future leadership; Nurtures the Health and Well-being of all Ngāti Kahungunu members; Continues to support the growth of Te Reo Māori me ōna Tikanga throughout Ngāti Kahungunu.
Other Interests & Involvements
Board Member, Ngāti Kahungunu Iwi Incorporated
Director Transitions, Takitimu Seafoods
Board Member, Te Taiwhenua o Te Whanganui a Orotu
Rātana Church - Apotoro Rēhita
Trustee, Maungaharuru-Tangitū Trust - Trustee / Project Manager, Te Kura kaupapa Māori O Te Ara Hou
Honourable male member, Te roopū wāhine Māori toko i te ora
Committee member, Napier City Council Māori consultative committee
Proxy member for Te Taiwhenua O Te Whanganui ā Ōrotū, Hawkes Bay Regional Council Māori standing committee
NKII Representative, Te Roopu Manukura, University of Waikato
Chairman, Kohimarama Pura Puna
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