Dinnie Moeahu

Councillor, New Plymouth District Council 

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CBEC speaker Dinne Moeahu

Dinnie Moeahu (Te Atiawa, Ngāruahine, Taranaki, Te Arawa, and Ngāti Porou) is a second-term New Plymouth District Councillor.

He aims to foster collaboration between Te Tiriti o Waitangi partners, strengthen the link between traditional wisdom and modern issues, and prioritise Indigenous perspectives in sustainable development and cultural preservation.

With a focus on community development, Dinnie has spearheaded various community initiatives and projects. He holds a Master's degree in Māori and Indigenous Leadership and is currently pursuing a PhD at the where his research encompasses Indigenous governance, sustainable practices, and cultural competency enhancement for organisations.