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Matekino Marshall

Ara Taiohi Role: Kaihautū

Ko Tainui te waka
Ko taupiri te maunga
Ko Waikato te awa
Ko Waikato te iwi
Ko Ngati Tahinga rauako
Ngati Mahuta toku hapu
He piko he Taniwha
He piko he Taniwha
Waikato Taniwharau

Matekino comes from Waikaretu, a village in the Waikato rich in farming culture. He has strong links to his identity through his culture and is a strong advocate for the three principles of the Treaty of Waitangi: Partnership, Protection and Participation. He has significant experience in community development mahi and believes it is important as his accountability lies with his whānau, hapu and iwi.
Matekino has a passion for young people and whānau  and has an in-depth understanding of governance and the youth development sector.

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