Liz Tupuhi
Community Champion (Franklin/North Waikato)
Nationality/Iwi: He uri tēnei nō Kuki Airani, i whānau mai au no Tāmaki Makaurau, i tupu ake au no Wairoa me Pukekohe hoki, erangi ināianei e noho ana au ki Pukekohe. Start date: January 2021 Liz's experience and expertise that has brought her to the Generator: I love connecting the dots especially when it involves connecting our community with opportunities to improve their lifestyle and enabling them to become champions and agents of change for their whānau and communities alike. I come with a background in financial literacy and have strong leadership skills through my involvement with community & sporting groups. Hobbie/fun facts about Liz: I express myself through cultural dance, rongoaa and have a great love for waka ama. I'm passionate about providing spaces & opportunities to help whānau become more physically active in particular, wahine mā. I have a supportive husband, 2 healthy sons and a couple of dogs that make up our whānau. Mehemea ka moemoeā ahau, ko ahau anake. Mehemea ka moemoeā tātou, ka taea e tātou. If I dream, I dream alone. If we dream as a collective, we can achieve our dream.