David Taipari has a broad range of skills and experience gained through his roles related to Māori development and local government. Over the last 20 years David has held roles in Rānanga, Māori Trust Boards, Treaty negotiations, Marae trustee, economic development, conservation boards, the Hauraki Gulf Forum and Standing Committees of District Councils.
Selected by the Marutāhu Mana Whenua representatives, David is appointed to the following Auckland Council committees;
- Finance and Performance Committee
- Audit and Risk Committee
- Regulatory Committee