Te hira tangata ki Waikato, ki Raukawa ki Maniapoto, ki Hauraki

 

David Paitai

David resized Ko Konaki te maunga
Ko Harataunga te awa
Ko Harataunga te moana
Ko Horouta te waka
Ko Harataunga te marae
Ko Ngāti Porou ki Harataunga te iwi
Ko Te Aitanga ā Mate te hapū
Ko Te Ariki Te Keu David Paitai ahau

Coming from Harataunga (Kennedy Bay) on the east coast of the Coromandel Peninsula, David brings a wealth of experience in government funding and contracting. He has worked for the past 3 years as a Community Advisor for Te Tari Taiwhenua (Internal Affairs) providing advisory services for whānau, hapū, iwi, communities and community organisations. Alongside a team of 10 in the Hamilton and New Plymouth offices David also supports the administration of Crown and Lottery Grants in the Waikato Region.

David is also a father of twin babies, volunteer fire fighter, marae trustee and as a self-professed accounting geek, has a keen interest in the financial management and administration needs of non-profit organisations.