Kaiwhakahaere, o te Runanga o Aotearoa
Tōpūtanga Tapuhi Kaitiaki o Aotearoa
New Zealand Nurses Organisation
Ngāti Kahungunu, Ngai Tai
Kerri is the Kaiwhakahaere for NZNO, and she has represented NZNO at regional and national level and at international forums such as the International Council of Nurses (ICN), the South Pacific Nurses Forum (SPNF) and at the Congress of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Nurses and Midwives (CATSINaM) Kerri was a member of the Ministry of Health delegation at the World Health Assembly in Geneva.
Kerri is a member of Smokefree Nurses Aotearoa and was proud to host on behalf of Te Rūnanga NZNO with the Tobacco Control Nurses a luncheon at ICN congress in Melbourne to lobby for Smokefree changes for nurses. Kerri is a member of the Hawkes Bay District Health Board Māori Relationship Board, Komiti member of Maungaharuru Tangitu Trust and ICCN Audit Risk Committee.
Kerri continues her professional development in Human Rights advocacy, governance, health management, and nursing leadership in the community.