Mata brings to the Centre a varied set of skills developed in different employment settings and experiences including the military, corporate, community and the public sectors.
She provides research and evaluation, management support and solutions to not for profit organisations in the health, social and early childhood education sectors. Through her experience of sitting on a number of governance boards Mata is able to provide sound governance and strategic advice to start up and organisations seeking transformational change. Mata has a keen interest in initiatives that impact on communities and enjoys working with those that share the same vision for improved well-being for whānau.
Tribal affiliations: Ngati Hine, Te Kapotai, Ngapuhi, Ngai Pakeha