The Korongata Marae Board of Trustees
The Trustees were elected at the Korongata Marae Annual General Meeting held on Saturday 25 April 2017
Korongata 2B1 DAVID TAMATI
Korongata 2B2 BARNEY CHARLES TIHEMA
Korongata 2B3 QUEEN NGAHUKA
Korongata 2B4 LAURA KELE
Korongata 1A ALAYNA WATENE
Korongata 1B TE AROHA SHEREE MANIHERA
Korongata 1C WHAREKI CRAIG MAERE
Korongata 2A KATHLEEN O'SHAUGHNESSY
Te Awa o Te Atua 7B2C CHRISTINE TAMATI
Te Awa o Te Atua No. 7A STEVEN ROBERT TIPU
Chairperson: Alayna Watene
Deputy Chairperson: David Tamati
Trustees Secretary: Geraldine Cowan
Marae Committee Chairman (Trustee): Whareki Maere
The Board of Trustees meet on a regular basis. These meetings are open to all whānau to attend and participate, however for voting purposes, only Marae Trustees can vote. Please contact the secretary for more information.
The Marae Committee comprises the Chairperson, Secretary, Treasurer, Online Booking Officer, Groundsman and the key holders who also take care of the marae.
Chairperson: Whareki Maere
Treasurer: Michelle Ferris
Secretary / Online Booking Officer: Ruth Wong
Kaitiaki/Groundsman: Lawrence Hapi
Marae Communications: Ruth Wong
Key Holder & Marae Greeter: Shona Hopa
Click here to download a PDF copy of the Marae Committee roles and responsibilities
All whānau may attend the Marae Committee but there are specific representatives who report on their roles.The Trustees welcome all whānau to come and lend a hand and share your talents to strengthen our marae and our whānau.
Marae Committee Meetings
The Marae Committee meets on an as need basis but no longer than once a quarter.
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Effective Governance is vital for the well-being, development and sustainability of our Marae. Our Charter for Korongata Marae outlines and describes the management of our Marae.
Whānau volunteer much of their time and talents to the building up of the marae.
In accordance with the Charter, Trustees are elected and appointed and form the Board of Trustees. As per the Charter, Marae Trustees have great responsibilities. Other responsibilities include:
Read the Charter to find out more about the Korongata Marae Trustees appointment process.