Birth - Death
Labour Party Member of Parliament since 2017. Of Ngāti Porou, Ngāti Awa, Ngāti Whakaue, Tūhourangi and Ngāti Tūwharetoa descent. Former television presenter, including current affairs show 'Seven Sharp', travel show 'Intrepid Journeys', Television New Zealand's breakfast show, the host of 'New Zealand's Got Talent', and children's show 'What Now?'. Winner of New Zealand's Dancing With The Stars reality television competition (2009). Deputy Chair, Rotorua Energy Charitable Trust.