Ko Mahuhu ki te Rangi tōku waka
Ko Ngā Oho, ko Te Urungutu, ko Te Taoū, ko Te Uri o Hau ōku hapu
Ko Ngāti Whātua tōku iwi
Ko Tarati Blair-Hunt taku ingoa
Tarati has worked in community health in the last decade, managing medical centres for Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei and more recently for Auckland City Mission. Tarati’s primary focus is to embed cultural principles within clinical practice and is part of an Auckland collective that has developed a kaupapa Māori framework to assist homeless people in housing.
Tarati owns a physiotherapy practice with her husband and they have five children who are all Plunket babies. Tarati believes in the Plunket service being delivered to all the community.