Miria Pomare, Director

Ngāti Toa Rangatira, Ngāti Mutunga

Miria has considerable experience in local government issues, having held various iwi representative roles and been a Hearing Commissioner in the resource consent process. She has worked in the field of Treaty of Waitangi claims for more than a decade.

Miria has a sound knowledge of Māori cultural issues, having been involved in iwi activities all her life. She is also experienced in the role of kaitiaki (guardian) – her whānau (family) inherited responsibility for an extensive collection of taonga, both Māori and European.

Miria has a Master of Arts in Political Science from the University of Hawaii.

Ken Mair
Ken MairChair
Whanganui, Ngāti Tūwharetoa, Ngā Rauru, Ngāti Apa, Ngāti Raukawa, Ngā Wairiki
Lisa te Heuheu
Lisa te HeuheuDeputy Chair
Ngāti Raukawa, Ngāpuhi, Ngāti Maniapoto
Miria Pomare
Miria PomareDirector
Ngāti Toa Rangatira, Ngāti Mutunga
Donna Flavell
Donna FlavellAlternate Director
Waikato, Ngāpuhi, Ngāti Ruapani
Ian Ruru
Ian RuruAlternate Director
Te Aitanga ā Māhaki, Ngāti Porou, Ngāi Tai,
Te Whakatōhea