Dr Charlotte Severne has been appointed as new Māori Trustee. She is the first woman to lead Te Tumu Paeroa which manages over 90,000 hectares of Māori land on behalf of nearly 100,000 land owners.
Moana Makapelu Lee is a sports reporter for Te Kāea who has covered a range of stories since 2016.
Recently Moana was an integral member of the Māori Television news crew who covered the 2018 Commonwealth Games held in Australia's Gold Coast.
If you have a story to share with her, email via Moana.Makapelu@maoritelevision.com