Rōpū Tohutohu Māori Māori Advisory Group

Our Māori Advisory Group supports ConCOVE to develop strategies that deliver our goals in creating a supported learning and working environment for Māori.

We recognise the need for a Māori-centric approach to vocational education and career development in the construction and infrastructure sectors; and that a supported environment is required to promote Māori entering and progressing, retaining their participation, and achieving equitable outcomes.

Our Māori Advisory Group members:

  • Ensure we are listening to the concerns and ideas within the Māori community and staying ahead of the curve
  • Holds us to account in ensuring the principles of Te Tiriti o Waitangi are implemented. 

Māori Advisory Group members:


Matt Iorangi

(Group Chair)

Group Manager

North Power

Craven Wetere Manager Active Site Partners
Brendon Soloman General Manager Operations Industrial Site Services Co Ltd
Janice Smith CFO The Electrical Training Company Ltd
Rota Carrington Education Group Manager Ministry of Education
Travis Timoko Strategic Analyst Te Wānanga o Aotearoa
Robbie Paul Poumatua Waihanga Ara Rau