Representative for Te Aka Puaho

Katie joined the PSN Board in April 2007 as a Representative of Te Aka Puaho, the Maori Synod of the Presbyterian Church.

An active member and Treasurer of the Tamaki parish, Katie has more than 20 years public service experience, mainly in social services.

She is currently employed by the Ministry of Social Development.

Along with Te Raita Kopp, Katie brings a Maori perspective to the Board.  Katie’s iwi affiliations are with Tuhoe, Te Arawa and Tuwharetoa.

Email: katie.riini002@msd.govt.nz