Ko Mataatua te waka
Ko Ngāti Awa te iwi
Ko Brian Simpson ahau
Regional Coordinator - School of Iwi Development
Brian brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the role of regional co-ordinator and is a senior member of staff at Te Whare Wānanga o Awanuiārangi. As an ahi kaa of Ngāti Awa and a representative on a number of local boards he maintains many relationships within the region. Brian has supported many marae in their aspirations to uplift their own capacity and capability around the Bay of Plenty and Waikato rohe.
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