Druis Barrett

Druis Kapu Barrett 

Iwi and Hapū: Druis is of Ngati Whatua-Ngapuhi descent and her hapū are Uriroroi and Mahurehure. 

National: She brings humble skills to the Tūhono Trust as a previous Commissioner for two Commissions; Training and Employment, and the Gisborne Cervical Screening Cases; was a former National President of the Māori Women’s Welfare League; Trustee of Te Kohanga National Trust Board; and sits on many National Government health and social groups.
Is passionate and committed to promoting and setting tūturu policy for Maori and for the well-being and development of whānau, hapū and iwi.  

‘Me kotahi te whakaaro ka mama noiho ngā mea katoa’. 
If we are of one mind everything would be easy for us all.

Druis Barrett
Druis Barrett