December 14, 2020
Fresh water chair fresh face of TOKM
Te Ohu Kaimoana has chosen Lisa Te Heuheu as its new chief executive.
Ms Te Heuheu, of Ngāti Raukawa, Ngāpuhi, and Ngāti Maniapoto, currently chairs Te Wai Māori Trust which advocated for iwi interests in fresh water management.
The chair of the Māori fisheries settlement trust, Rangimarie Hunia, says Ms Te Heuheu has experience working with iwi, policy, research and management and is exceptionally well versed in resource management issues.
She succeeds Dion Tuuta in the role, and will start in February.
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