Appointed Representatives

​​The Ruapehu District Maori Council (RDMC) is intended to be a collective of nine representatives from the three main iwi within the Ruapehu District being:

• Tuwharetoa.
• Maniapoto.
• Southern Iwi.​

The current appointed representatives to the RDMC are:


 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 


 


 

Edwin Ashford - Chairperson 
Tuwharetoa (Ngāti Hinemihi)        

      












Don Cameron
Ruapehu Mayor                                                                      

 


         










Karen Ngatai - Council Representative
Deputy Mayor, Taumarunui Ward.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Ray Wi  
Maniapoto (Te Koura Putaro) 

 

 

                                                    

         










Arthur Tane
Maniapoto (Te Iningārangi)

                                                                             

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

Vivienne Hoeta - Councillor                                                        
Waimarino-Waiouru Ward                                                          

 




 


 


 


 


 


 


 

Georgina Cribb                                                                             
Maniapoto (Tuhua Hikurangi RMC)   

  

                                      












Hiraina Tarawa
Administration Support to RDMC














Lesley Edmonds                                                                           
Tamahaki                                                                                      

 













Marilyn Kairimu                                                                             
Tamakana Council of Hapu                                                          


 


 










Caroline Heta  
Uenuku













Tame Tuwhangai
Ngāti Rangatahi​


 

 Jo Tocker - Iwi Liaison Officer, Ruapehu District Council
Ngāti Hari and Ngāti Hikairo.

Jo is a member of Council's Policy and Planning Team.  She provides liasion and logistical support between RDMC and RDC. Please note that in her RDMC liaison position she does not have a representative role for Ngāti Hari and Ngāti Hikairo.

Jo can be contacted on 07 895 8188, 06 385 8364 or email.

 


 

 

Page reviewed: 13 Sep 2018 10:43am