About Us Manaaki Tairāwhiti

Governance group
Herewini Te Koha
Herewini Te Koha - Co-Chair

Chief Executive
Te Rūnanganui o Ngāti Porou

Ronald Nepe
Ronald Nepe - Co-Chair

Chief Executive
Te Rūnanga o Tūranganui-ā-Kiwa

Rehette Stoltz
Rehette Stoltz

Deputy Mayor
Gisborne District Council

Annie Aranui
Annie Aranui

Regional Commissioner
Ministry of Social Development

Jim Green
Jim Green

Chief Executive
District Health Board

Mere Pohatu2
Mere Pohatu

Director
Te Puni Kokiri

Roy Sye
Roy Sye

Regional Director
Ministry of Education

Sam Aberahama
Sam Aberahama

Tairāwhiti Area Commander
NZ Police

Rangi Manuel

Chief Executive
Te Whare Maire o Tapuwai

George Henderson
George Henderson

District Manager
Department of Corrections

Grant Bennett
Grant Bennett

Regional Manager
Ministry for Vulnerable Children, Oranga Tamariki

Iria Pene
Iria Pene

Regional Manager
Partnering for Outcomes MVCOT