Maxine Pairama – Family Whanau Worker / Social Worker
Maxine is of Maori descent from Te Tao U, Nga Puhi, Tainui and Ngati Kurawhatia. Maxine was born and raised in the heart of South Auckland and the potiki/youngest of her 13 siblings. Maxine’s personal and professional life experiences influenced her to gain her Tohu in Social Work and most recently a Diploma in Professional Supervision (Biculturalism in Practice). Maxine has been a Registered Social Worker with ANZASW for ten years, she continues to strive towards ongoing professional development. Her passion and drive is the wellness and betterment for the whanau and that of the Communities.