• Leadership


    Empowering & Growing our Future Leaders

  • Partnership


    Working with Others to Grow Solutions

  • Advocacy


    Ensuring that All Voices Matter

  • Practitionership


    Driving Educational Outcomes

Ngā Ratonga o Tai Huki Consult Ltd

Services we offer and provide

About us.

Tai Huki Consult Ltd

Tai Huki Consult Ltd is a proud Māori and indigenous company, born from a desire to harness education and further empower whānau to grow their love of learning, improve whānau individual and collective wellbeing, enable whānau to become healthy, strong and vibrant, now and into the future!

Based in Te Matau a-Māui with a branch in Manawatū (Te Papaioea - Palmerston North), Tai Huki builds on the educational experiences of Whare and Hohepa which jointly span over 50 years, in both Māori and English medium settings.

We work from grassroots, up, in homes, schools, the community, Hapū and Iwi spaces, Government agencies as well as Commercial and Corporate enterprises – always aiming to transform lives through learning.

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at What our


Awesome kaiako, enjoyed learning alongside them.

Pete 2022

It was so easy for me to follow along!

Alicia 2021

My confidence grew, he rawe (awesome).

Nick 2021

Mīharo te mahi, rawe hoki ngā hua i puta (the work was awesome and greatly beneficial for me)!

Christina 2022

It was hard sometimes, emotional, but worth it.

Tracey 2022

Honestly feel blessed we’ve had a chance to the learnings provided by them!

Caroline 2023

Meet Our Whanau

  • Whare Isaac-Sharland

    Whare Isaac-Sharland

    Whare is a well known kaupapa Māori leader, researcher and kura Māori advocate with over 30 years of proven teaching leadership from Kōhanga Reo, Kuratahi, Wharekura, Secondary Schools through to Tertiary education. Previously, Whare was a branch manager in the Banking and Finance industry, where she honed her skills in business management.

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  • Hohepa Isaac-Sharland

    Hohepa Isaac-Sharland

    As the Director Te Reo Māori me ōna Tikanga of Tai Huki Consult Ltd, Hohepa is a known Iwi leader and has spent much of his life revitalising the Māori language within Kura Māori, Tertiary education and currently as a PLD facilitator. As a kaiako, he specialises in leadership, pedagogy, and empowering whānau through te reo me ōna tikanga.

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  • Matua Peter Te Rangi

    Matua Peter Te Rangi

    Peter Te Rangi is based in Palmerston North and has over 40 years’ experience working as an educator in Primary and Bilingual education. 

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  • Ko Te Mauri McLarn Isaac-Sharland

    Ko Te Mauri McLarn Isaac-Sharland

    He raukura o TKKM o Te Ara Hōu, o Manukura, o TKKM o Tāmaki Nui a Rua, o TKKM o Mana Tamariki anō hoki. E whāia ana tana tohu Paetahi mō Te Reo Māori. Kātahi anō ka tutuki i a ia tana tohu mō Te Pōkaitara o te Reo Māori ki Kahungunu.

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  • Whaea Debi Marshall-Lobb

    Whaea Debi Marshall-Lobb

    Debi Marshall-Lobb based in Palmerston North has over 40 years’ experience in Aotearoa-New Zealand’s education system, many of these years spent in roles of a principal within mainstream schools and a Tumuaki within Kura Māori.

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  • Kohukohurangi Whakaaria Isaac-Sharland.

    Kohukohurangi Whakaaria Isaac-Sharland.

    He raukura o Mana Tamariki, ā, kua whai tohu paetahi Pūtaiao, arā te mātauranga ira, i te Whare Wānanga o Ōtākou.

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  • Nuwyne Mohi-Te Aweawe

    Nuwyne Mohi-Te Aweawe

    Based in Palmerston North, Nuwyne has over 20 years’ experience working as an educator in Māori education and as a community advisor in local government. 

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  • Traci Sietu

    Traci Sietu

    Accredited Facilitator, Cultural Capabilities, Tapasā Understandings, Leader & Traci Sietu - Educational Consultant

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