Misty is a personal growth coach and co-owns a coworking space in Mangawhai, Northland. Having spent most of her time living in rural and small towns throughout New Zealand and growing up with the values and aspirations passed down from Tūhoe tīpuna, she knows the value that volunteering brings to the communities and people involved.
She is passionate about the kaupapa of Volunteering New Zealand. She is excited for the opportunity to help develop the practical application of te ao Māori to enhance the overall goals and mission of VNZ. Her background is in business and marketing, and she is currently studying towards a masters in Philosophy, Politics and Economics.