'Activity is not the same as doing something significant'

Stephanie Harawira.

Standing in Mana

Contact: Co Leader –  Stephanie Harawira 021-554-458 (text only)

Stephanie is 53 years old, married with 5 children, 8 grandchildren, and one great-grandchild.  She is a community leader, justice of the peace, marriage celebrant, events organizer, and Ministry Leader. 

She was born and raised in Waitakere and has been involved with the local community and Iwi for the last twenty years, with her work receiving many awards. 

She is also a certified Toastmaster having represented New Zealand in 2001 on the international Toastmaster’s world stage. 

Stephanie has thirteen years of political experience working behind the campaign scenes in Waitakere and Te Tai Tokerau for both the Maori Party and Mana.   

She has successfully campaigned and lobbied against the Ban of Synthetics and has her life testimony written in a book called ‘Radical Lives’ Vol 2 by Janet Balcombe.

 Stephanie’s message is clear:  There are over ONE million Christians in Aotearoa New Zealand. A united church voting in ONE accord on election day would create a SHIFT like never seen before in the history of this nation!  It’s Time!  Be like Joshua, Crossover, and take the land!

Community Achievements

2011 NZ of the Year High Achiever Local Hero
2010 NZ of the Year Local Hero Nomination
2010 Health & Wellbeing Infratil Awards
2010 Marriage Celebrant
2010 Justice of the Peace
2009 P&O Unsung Local Hero Award
2009 WCC Taumata Award Arts, Culture and Community
2009 WCC Award Family, Children & Community
2001 NZ Representative World Toastmasters
2001 Number One Best Speaker NZ Toastmasters