Tainui te waka
Pehimatea te maunga
Marokopa te awa
Maniapoto te iwi
Ngati Te Kanawa, Ngati Peehi, Ngati Rarua oku Hapu
MiruMiru te Marae
Kia ora my name is Maxine Poa and I am the daughter of Heeni Grant and the mother of Nicholas Poa.
My Role at Te Waka o Matariki is the Centre Manager and I provide the following services to name a few
I come from a background as an owner operator of my own private businesses and have accumulated many years of experience that I utilize here at Te Waka o Matariki.
Pip's husband, John has been in IT for over 30 years and provides support on matters "IT" for the centre and also puts together a lot of our promotional material and flyers.
John's "day job" is website and graphics development. You can see examples of his work on Pip's website: www.ladyrainbowheart.co.nz ... and this website obviously.