County Tyrone, Ireland – taku mama Ruth; Fredericksberg, Danmanrk taku Papa Lorents widow of Ngaro Hemi Baker,Ngati Kopaki / Ngati Rangi
As a mum, nana, whangai mum, bestamar and retired teacher I am totally committed to the wellbeing and resilience of whanau and tamariki. I believe all peoples – adults and children are capable and able to develop a positive lifestyle with such support and help as whanau wish to use and I will support and awhi whanau to reach their goals. I believe together we can achieve our dreams by working together. I love my mahi with Te Hau Awhiowhio Trust. The aspirations and service delivery provided by the Trust fit my beliefs and hopes for all whanau and being able to work with like -minded people is a joy and a blessing.