TE MANU TOROA TRUST
Kaupapa Maori Health Care Services

in the Western Bay of Plenty, New Zealand

Our Management Team


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Our team has a great attitude when it comes to tackling any challenge. We offer and deliver a high degree of management flexibility and office efficiency in our delivery of quality programmes and support services.

We pride ourselves on our ability to build positive and trusting relationships with both our partner providers and our partner suppliers.

Pat Cook

General Manager - Ngāi Te Rangi & Ngāti Ranginui

Educated at Katikati Primary and Katikati College and finishing at Tokoroa High School.

Pat has a professional background as a Registered Nurse and a Bachelor of Nursing Degree.  Pat has held Clinical Nurse Manager and Nurse leader positions at Tauranga Hospital while employed with Te Puna Hauora Maori Health Services and later with Regional Maori Health.

She gained a Post Graduate certificate in Advanced Maori Health, Post Graduate Diploma in Health Science and a Masters of Health Practice in Maori Health.  In 2011 Pat was seconded to the General Manager role at Te Manu Toroa and formally secured the role in April 2012. 

Pat is a Board member on another Maori trust and a member of the NMOPHO Clinical Governance group.

Phillip Hikairo

Maori Relations Manager - Ngāti Ranginui

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