We promote Māori education, training and research. We achieve this by holding and managing the Trust Fund made available for these purposes.
To support and accelerate Māori social and economic development by providing strategic leadership in education, skills, and workforce development.
Kate Cherrington was appointed to Te Pūtea Whakatupu Trust on the 9th of January 2018. She is of Ngāti Hine, Ngāpuhi and Te Kapotai descent.
Norm Dewes was appointed to Te Pūtea Whakatupu Trust on the 1st of March 2017. He is of Ngāti Kahungunu and Ngāti Porou descent.
Awerangi is the Chief Operating Officer for Te Whānau o Waipareira and the Whānau Ora Commissioning Agency.
Tatiana Geening has extensive governance experience for her iwi in local council, district health board, primary health organisation..
Karleen Everitt was apppointed to the role of General Manager for Te Pūtea Whakatupu Trust on the 1st of October 2017.
Lynda brings to TPWT her knowledge of best practice governance, project management, event production and machinery of government.
The Trust’s strategy has outlined four specific whāinga to achieve its moemoeā (vision) over the course of the map as presented here. It is these four Whāinga that sets the navigational chart for the Trust.
TE WHĀINGA TUATORU
New blue sky horizons through Innovation and Research for Māori Engagement and Growth
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