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Current Trustees

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 1. KAPUTUHI MARAE:
 TRUSTEE: Rore Pat Stafford is a founding member of the Trust and also currently the acting Chairman of the Board
and very passionate about the kaupapa of the Trust
 
 
 
 
    
2. MANGARAMA MARAE:
TRUSTEE: John Hughes is one of a new and much younger group of trustees being appointed to represent his marae on the Board.
  
 
 

  

3. MIRUMIRU (MAROKOPA MARAE): (Deputy Chair)

TRUSTEE: Maxine Poa replaces long standing and respected Kaumatua Tame (Buck) Hohaia.  Maxine is a hard working
and very committed member of the Board of Trustees who believe strongly in the concept and vision of the Trust. 
 
 
 

  

 4. MOKAU KOHUNUI MARAE: 

TRUSTEE: Abe Mita.  Abe is a newly appointed to the Trust and is taking his role very seriously as he
actively contributes to Board projects and sub-committee responsibilities.
  
 
 
 
 
 
5. MOTITI MARAE:
TRUSTEE: Marissa Campbell has previously served on the Board and recently returns as trustee to support the Trust's work with rangatahi.
  
   
 
 
 
6. NAPINAPI MARAE:
TRUSTEE: Robert Chase is part of our new Trustee group and brings with him a wealth of experience gained from his
extensive involvement with his marae.
  
 
 
  
7. OPARURE PA:
TRUSTEE: Dan Te Kanawa
Dan is a founding trustee, who has worked very hard in the earlier days forming the Trust and more recently to ensure
that it continues to have a high profile amongst the whanau.
 
 
 
  
  
 
8. OTEWA MARAE (TE HOKINGAMAI-KI-TE-NEHENEHENUI)
TRUSTEE: Dave Tapara is a current Trustee of his marae and has added to his responsibilities by representing his marae
on the Trust.  He has become a regular contributor to Trust projects.
 
 
  

9. POHATUIRI PA: 
With the return of Miria and her husband to Te Kuiti after many years away in Wellington, Miria was keen to support the
Trust and it's work.  Miria replaced founding trustee, Te Aue Davis in 1992.
 
   
 
 
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10. RAKAUNUI PA:

TRUSTEE: Hana Herbert.  Hana believes in the Trust and it's vision to deliver services to our whanau, hapu and iwi at a consistent and high standard.

   

 

11. REREAMANU MARAE
TRUSTEE: Lynn Green is one of our hard working younger group of trustees that strongly supports the potential of the
Trust to make a major and positive difference for the Maniapoto iwi.

  

 

 

12. TAREWAANGA MARAE

TRUSTEE:  Greg Loomans has been recently appointed to the Trust and joins the younger group that bring enthusiasm and fresh ideas to the Trust.

   

 

 

13. TE AHOROA MARAE:

TRUSTEE: Myra Hughes our newest trustee has replaced Vicki Smith.  A strong advocate and participant in Trust's activities that we deliver for our whanau, hapu and iwi o Maniapoto.

 

 

 

14. TE KAUAE PA: 
TRUSTEE: Ronald Takerei replaces Leslie Koroheke who believed in the PACT scheme for marae development.  Ronald is an avid supporter of his marae and whanau and demonstrates strong leadership qualities by supporting and teaching the very important roles to the next generation.

  

 

15. TE KORAPATU MARAE:
TRUSTEE:  Maryanne Morgan is a recently appointed Trustee and looks forward to making a genuine difference for
whanau while representing her marae at Board level.
  
 
 
  
16. TE KOTAHITANGA MARAE:
TRUSTEE:  Josephine Montgomery.  
Josephine has served as a trustee since the inception of the Trust in 1981.
 
  
 
 
 
 
17. TE KUITI PA:
TRUSTEE: Sharon James represents one of our busiest marae and has some very high standards to live up to as she
follows in the footsteps of Kaumatua and long standing Trustee Kingi Tuheka Hetet.  Sharon is also one of the
more recently younger group of Trustees now representing her marae at the Board table.
 
   
 

18. TE KUMI MARAE:
TRUSTEE:  Michael Ball.  A member of the younger trustee group whom we are encouraging to be more involved in the Trust.

  

 

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19. TOKIKAPU MARAE:
TRUSTEE:  Huia Davis.  Recently appointed trustee, Huia enjoys being involved and whole heartedly supports the Trust's kaupapa.