Ko Taratara toku maunga
Ko Māmaru toku waka, ko Parata te tangata
Ko Whangaroa toku moana
Ko Opopoti toku awa
Ko Pouakawhakaahua te wāhi tapu
Ko Waihapa toku marae, ko Taitokerau te whare tupuna
Ko Ngāti Kahu toku iwi, ko Ngāti Kahu ki Whangaroa toku hapū
Tihei Mauri Ora!
Hailing from the Far North, Nakisha is our Co-Lead Coordinator in the Nōku Te Ao team. With experience in Māori Public Health Leadership, Nakisha now embarks on a new journey in addressing and minimising the whakamā that is associated with mental illness and/or distress.