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Josiah Teokotai

Josiah Teokotai - Trustee

Josiah is a proud to be of Cook Islands & New Zealand Maori heritage, whose families hail from the Islands of Rarotonga, Aitutaki and Ngatiranginui, Takitimu waka.

Josiah has 20 years of experience with working in the community sector, he has completed a Bachelor's degree specialising in mental health and a postgraduate qualification in management and leadership, along with certificates in youth work and community social work. He is currently the General Manager of the Tokoroa Council of Social Services. 

Josiah is an experienced governance practitioner, having chosen to apply his professional, community and cultural skills and experience to a range of governance roles locally and regionally.

Josiah has spent time hosting local radio shows, “Te Reo Hapori” and “Hakinakina Hard” on Raukawa FM. He is also an accomplished provincial sports coach who this year was awarded Sports Personality of the Year in the local community.