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Tui Ora Staff Profiles

We have professionally and culturally competent staff who visit homes, marae, workplaces or wherever people feel comfortable. They are a complementary mix of nurses and doctors, health educators and promoters, social and youth workers and other allied health workers, as well as business, ICT, marketing, administration and HR staff.

In many of our services kaiāwhina walk alongside clients and their whānau, offering practical support and education, co-ordinating transport, supporting clients at appointments and finding out about related services. Kaumātua and kuia help address cultural aspects of mental unwellness as well as advocating for tangata whai ora.

Read about the jobs our staff do and the people they help.

Karen Teo

Vocational Support Specialist ,
Vocational Support Service

Vocational Support Specialist, Karen Teo says that her job is not just about finding a person a job. She works with a client to map out a career pathway. more

Karen Teo

Romane Stockman

Mama Pēpe Tamariki Ora nurse ,
Tamariki Ora Service

Mama Pēpe Tamariki Ora nurse, Romane Stockman is a latecomer to nursing but experience and passion for the role, means she's making a real difference in the lives of tamariki. more

Romane Stockman

Markham Grey

Kaitiaki Taiohi ,
Rangatahi Services

Steering young people down a healthy path is the role of Kaitiaki Taiohi Markham Grey. more

Markham Grey

Aroha Nuku

Social Worker ,
Youth Services

Aroha Nuku knows how to take a tackle and training on the rugby pitch has helped prepare her for a job at Youth Service (YS) in South Taranaki. more

Aroha Nuku

​Dr Gal Carmi

Tui Ora Family Health ,
Clinical Director

​Dr Gal Carmi is the clinical director at Tui Ora, working as both a GP and as part of the executive leadership team. more

​Dr Gal Carmi

Anne Russell

Youth Worker ,
Youth Services

Anne Russell has a challenging job working with challenging youth. “It’s full on,” says the youth worker. “I love it though. Basically my job is about finding out what our youth need to help them ... more

Anne Russell

Cristina Wolf

Social Worker ,
Needs Assessment and Service Co-ordination Service

A decade working in social services and health in New Zealand has given Cristina huge empathy for the people she helps. more

Cristina Wolf

Hone Rata

Business Analyst ,
ICT team

Helping people to help others gives Hone Rata a buzz. As a business analyst for Tui Ora, Hone Rata works with staff to examine their business process and procedures. Together they find new and ... more

Hone Rata