Maxine Moana-Tuwangai - Board Member
I am the chair of Te Whakakitenga o Waikato Inc. and have represented the iwi on various boards which include the Hamilton City Council, Waipa District Council, Waikato District Council, Waikato Regional Council and Mighty River Power.
I am also involved in the education sector as a board member for Te Aho o Te Kura Pounamu Correspondence School, Operations Manager of Early Childhood Education and the Waikato Institute of Technology.
My community work includes roles on Counties Manukau District Health Board, Northern Region Health School, Te Kete Manaaki Health Services, Te Maika Land Trust, Proprietors of Taharoa C Block Inc and the Turangawaewae Branch of the Māori Women’s Welfare League.
I have spent numerous years involved in corporate governance and economic development and I am a former member of the APEC Women’s Leaders Network.