E nga mana, e nga reo, e nga rau rangatira ma tena koutou katoa.
Ko nga maunga whakahi o Tamaki oku maunga hei purea ai, Mahuhu ki te Rangi raua ko Tainui oku waka, Waikato te awa – “He piko he Taniwha”, te Manukanuka o Hoturoa ratou ko, te Wai o te Mata, te Kaipara oku moana – “Hei huru hapi”. Puatahi ki Ngati Hine ratou ko, Reweti, Orakei, Werewere, Nukuhou oku Marae. Ko Ngati Whatua, Waikato, Ngati Tuwharetoa oku Iwi.
Ko William Tamakehu Davis tenei.
My work experience includes director, board member and other roles for community and business organisations, including Whai Maia Ngati Whatua Orakei, Iwi representative for Auckland Council Te Kete Rukuruku and Place Naming project, Board Chair Freemans Bay School.
My academic background includes Indigenous and Health Studies. I graduated from the University of Auckland with a postgraduate diploma in Maori Business Development.