Welcome to Palmerston North Reserve Trust

Our trustees

The Trustees are elected by the beneficial owners of the Trust. Each Trustee is elected for a term of three years.

Currently the Trustees are:

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Liz Mellish - Chair

Tribal affiliations: Te Atiawa, Taranaki, Ngati Ruanui

Liz is the current Chair of the Palmerston North Maori Reserve Trust. She was elected a Trustee in 1994. Liz is currently a self-employed contractor. Personal interests include her mokopuna, reading, walking, whitebaiting and gardening. Liz is involved in many sectors as notes her Trustee roles in the Ngahuru Charitable Trust, Wharewaka o Poneke Charitable Trust, Matiu Island Charitable Trust. She is also an adviser to the Lion Foundation, Director of Wharewaka o Poneke Enterprises Limited, member of Ara Tahi (committee of Greater Wellington Regional Council), Chair of the Roopu Tiaki and Chair of the Card Reserve Artificial Surface Trust

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Mark Te One

Tribal Affiliation: Te Atiawa, Taranaki.

Mark is currently a cultural advisor with Te Puni Kokiri. He is a Trustee of the Port Nicholson Block Settlement Trust, Wellington Tenths Trust, Wharewaka o Poneke Charitable Trust and Pipitea Marae Charitable Trust. He is also the newly appointed Chair of Ngahuru Charitable Trust. Mark's personal interest include whanau, sport and music.

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Jeanie Hughes

Jeanie Hughes

Tribal Affiliation: Te Atiawa, Taranaki.

Occupation: Clerk, Mother, Nanny

Personal Interests: Whanau, Golf, Music.

Community Work/Other Involvements: Cambridge Golf Club

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Paula King

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Wikitoria Michalanney

Wikitoria Michalanney

Tribal affiliation: Te Atiawa/ Ngati Maniapoto

Occupation: Project Coordinator

Personal Interests: Whanau

Community Work/ Other Involvements:  Board member - Federation of Maori Authorities, Te Upoko o te Ika. Member - Waitara Branch MWWL. Te Atiawa Kaumatua Housing Trust.

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Dr Catherine Love

Tribal Affiliation: Te Atiawa, Taranaki, Ngati Ruanui, Ngati Tama, Ngati Mutunga, Nga Ruahinerangi.

Personal Interests: Whanau. Iwi/Maori Development, Travel, Reading.

Community work/Other Involvements: Director, Metlifecare Palmerston North Limited; Trustee, Wellington Tenths Trust; Member - Hutt Valley District Health Board. Member; New Zealand Psychologist Board. Institute of Directors. Member and supporter of a variety of Community and Maori Social Development Projects.

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Ann Reweti

Tribal affiliation: Te Atiawa - Te matehou, Mangatuku;Taranaki - Ngati Haupoto

Occupation: Matanga Kiritaki - Customer Specialist, Wellington City Libraries

Personal Interests: Reading, Whanau

Community work/Other Involvements: Trustee, Te Wharewaka o Poneke Charitable Trust; Library and Information Association of NZ Aotearoa. LIANZA Professional Development Board. Te Ropu Whakahau (Maori Librarians). Haruru te Tonga.

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Aisha Ross

Tribal affiliation: Nga Ruahine, Ngati Ruanui, Taranaki Tuturu.

Occupation: Managing Director - 23iKA Limited.

Personal Interests: Whanau, Collecting old Maori books, Interior design, Squash, Basketball, Fitness, Following NZ National sports teams.

Community work/Other Involvements: Director - Ngaruahine Fisheries. Trustee - Community Waikato. Chairman - Te Huapai, Maori Advisory Committee. Chairman - Nga Purapura o te Aroha Kura Kaupapa and Whare Kura.

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Matthew Love - Parata

Tribal affiliation: Te Atiawa, Taranaki, Ngati Tama, Ngati Te Whiti, Ngat Toa.

Personal Interests: All my whanau. Education and life skills for all our Tamariki (special interest Building Trade). Maori and Trust Development. Supporting my young sons College and sports activities. Fishing when I can.

Community work/Other Involvements: Member - Taupo Cricket Committee. Manager - Taupo Combined Colleges Cricket First XI, Tauhara College Golf Team. Trustee - Wellington Tenths Trust and Palmerston North Maori Reserve Trust. Director - Haukawakawa General Partner Limited.

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The Trustees are elected by the beneficial owners of the Trust. Each Trustee is elected for a term of three years.

Currently the Trustees are:

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Liz Mellish - Chair

Tribal affiliations: Te Atiawa, Taranaki, Ngati Ruanui

Liz is the current Chair of the Palmerston North Maori Reserve Trust. She was elected a Trustee in 1994. Liz is currently a self-employed contractor. Personal interests include her mokopuna, reading, walking, whitebaiting and gardening. Liz is involved in many sectors as notes her Trustee roles in the Ngahuru Charitable Trust, Wharewaka o Poneke Charitable Trust, Matiu Island Charitable Trust. She is also an adviser to the Lion Foundation, Director of Wharewaka o Poneke Enterprises Limited, member of Ara Tahi (committee of Greater Wellington Regional Council), Chair of the Roopu Tiaki and Chair of the Card Reserve Artificial Surface Trust

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Mark Te One

Tribal Affiliation: Te Atiawa, Taranaki.

Mark is currently a cultural advisor with Te Puni Kokiri. He is a Trustee of the Port Nicholson Block Settlement Trust, Wellington Tenths Trust, Wharewaka o Poneke Charitable Trust and Pipitea Marae Charitable Trust. He is also the newly appointed Chair of Ngahuru Charitable Trust. Mark's personal interest include whanau, sport and music.

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Jeanie Hughes

Jeanie Hughes

Tribal Affiliation: Te Atiawa, Taranaki.

Occupation: Clerk, Mother, Nanny

Personal Interests: Whanau, Golf, Music.

Community Work/Other Involvements: Cambridge Golf Club

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Paula King

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Wikitoria Michalanney

Wikitoria Michalanney

Tribal affiliation: Te Atiawa/ Ngati Maniapoto

Occupation: Project Coordinator

Personal Interests: Whanau

Community Work/ Other Involvements:  Board member - Federation of Maori Authorities, Te Upoko o te Ika. Member - Waitara Branch MWWL. Te Atiawa Kaumatua Housing Trust.

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Dr Catherine Love

Tribal Affiliation: Te Atiawa, Taranaki, Ngati Ruanui, Ngati Tama, Ngati Mutunga, Nga Ruahinerangi.

Personal Interests: Whanau. Iwi/Maori Development, Travel, Reading.

Community work/Other Involvements: Director, Metlifecare Palmerston North Limited; Trustee, Wellington Tenths Trust; Member - Hutt Valley District Health Board. Member; New Zealand Psychologist Board. Institute of Directors. Member and supporter of a variety of Community and Maori Social Development Projects.

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Ann Reweti

Tribal affiliation: Te Atiawa - Te matehou, Mangatuku;Taranaki - Ngati Haupoto

Occupation: Matanga Kiritaki - Customer Specialist, Wellington City Libraries

Personal Interests: Reading, Whanau

Community work/Other Involvements: Trustee, Te Wharewaka o Poneke Charitable Trust; Library and Information Association of NZ Aotearoa. LIANZA Professional Development Board. Te Ropu Whakahau (Maori Librarians). Haruru te Tonga.

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Aisha Ross

Tribal affiliation: Nga Ruahine, Ngati Ruanui, Taranaki Tuturu.

Occupation: Managing Director - 23iKA Limited.

Personal Interests: Whanau, Collecting old Maori books, Interior design, Squash, Basketball, Fitness, Following NZ National sports teams.

Community work/Other Involvements: Director - Ngaruahine Fisheries. Trustee - Community Waikato. Chairman - Te Huapai, Maori Advisory Committee. Chairman - Nga Purapura o te Aroha Kura Kaupapa and Whare Kura.

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Matthew Love - Parata

Tribal affiliation: Te Atiawa, Taranaki, Ngati Tama, Ngati Te Whiti, Ngat Toa.

Personal Interests: All my whanau. Education and life skills for all our Tamariki (special interest Building Trade). Maori and Trust Development. Supporting my young sons College and sports activities. Fishing when I can.

Community work/Other Involvements: Member - Taupo Cricket Committee. Manager - Taupo Combined Colleges Cricket First XI, Tauhara College Golf Team. Trustee - Wellington Tenths Trust and Palmerston North Maori Reserve Trust. Director - Haukawakawa General Partner Limited.

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