Te Arawa, Ngāti Porou, Rangitāne ki Wairarapa, Ngāti Kahungunu ki Wairarapa
Aperahama joined Engaging Well Ltd as a Consultant Partner in January 2019.
Aperahama studied at the University of Waikato where he attained a Bachelor of Law (with First Class Honours) and a Bachelor of Arts in Māori Language and Māori Cultural Studies. Aperahama is a qualified lawyer and practised at Kāhui Legal from 2016-2019, a specialist law firm working at the forefront of Māori development. He brings his legal knowledge and skills to our services coupled with his experience and upbringing in te āo Māori (the Māori world).
Outside of work, Aperahama enjoys spending time with friends and family, keeping fit and healthy, playing social and competitive sports, participating in cultural activities and diving for kaimoana (seafood).
Areas of expertise:
Te Reo Māori me ōna Tikanga
Tiriti o Waitangi - Treaty of Waitangi
Composition of waiata, haka and other Māori cultural expressions
Course content research, drafting and development