Honesty, Respect, Compassion,
Courage and Service
Noel is of Māori descent from Ngāti Whātua, Te Rarawa and Ngāpuhi. He grew up in the Hokianga, Kaikohe and Okaihau regions of the Far North.
What led you to working at The Cause Collective / Healthy Families?
My passion is to help people to live healthy happy lives and the mahi done here at the Cause Collective supports this aspiration.
Who inspires you and why?
My father inspires me. His examples have taught me to work hard, think ahead, plan and set goals to provide a platform for my family to be successful.
What is your current role?
Lead Systems Innovator.
What is your vision for health and wellbeing in South Auckland?
Families are active, eating well, having fun, enjoying life and not impacted by illness.
Who is your favourite Superhero and why?
The Hulk, he’s strong and funny.
What is your superpower?
Ngākau Māori – like Ma-Ti off Captain Planet.