Matiu Heperi Northcroft - Chairman

Photo Matiu Heperi Northcroft

Ko Te Atua Io-Tikitiki-o-Rangi te Timatanga me te Whakamutunga o nga mea katoa,
Ko Te Arawa te Waka,
Ko Tongariro, Ko Tauhara, Ko Maunganamu nga maunga,
Ko Taupo te Moana,
Ko Waikato, Ko Waitahanui, Ko Mangamutu, Ko Kahikatea nga Awa,
Ko Tūwharetoa te Iwi
Ko  Ngāti Tutetawha, Ko Ngāti Tutemohuta, Ko Ngāti Hineure, Ko Ngāti Hinerau, Ko Ngāti Te Urunga, Ko Ngāti Rauhoto, Ko Ngāti Ranginui, Ko Ngāti Whanaurangi, Ko Ngāti Tuataka, Ko Ngāti Te Rangiita, Ko Ngāti Parekaawa, Ko Ngāti Te Kohera, Ko Ngāti Hine, Ko Ngāti Hineuru, Ko Ngāti Tahu nga Hapu,
Ko Matiu Heperi Northcroft toku ingoa.

I am humbled to have been elected a Founding Trustee for this Trust and state I am looking forward to being able to assist my whanaunga o Ngā Hāpu o Tauhara into the future.

This mahi aligns with my passion to always try and help my people when and where ever best I can.

My other current representative roles are:

Tūwharetoa Hapu  Forum Representative, Patuiwi Reserve Trust Trustee, Tauranga Taupo 2B2M3B2C1 Ahu Whenua Trust Chairman, Tauhara Middle 4A1L1B1A Ahu Whenua Trust Secretary, Tutetawha Marae Committee Chairman, Ngāti Tutetawha Geothermal & Waimihia Forest Liaison Representative, Nga Hapu o Tauhara Working Party DOC Liaison, Nga Hapu o Tauhara Waimihia Forest Working Party Founding Member, FoMA Tūwharetoa Committee, Rotongaio Trust Trustee &  Te Awa o Waikato Advisory Committee Deputy Chairperson.

Nāku iti nei, nā

Matiu Heperi Northcroft