Written by: ngatiporou.com
15 Aug 2018

Derek Tini Fox is the newly elected representative for Rohenga Tipuna 3 – Pohautea ki Te Onepoto.

TRONPnui chairman Herewini Parata says the Board welcomes Tini to his new role, as an Elected Representative and board director, and looks forward to his contribution to TRONPnui.

Mr Parata paid tribute to all seven candidates who took part in TRONPnui's by-election process.

“I thank each of the candidates for putting themselves forward in this by-election. They represented a strong mix of skills and experiences for the Rohenga Tipuna 3 voters to consider,” he says.

The by-election's voter return was 19.91 percent being 234 votes cast from 1175 eligible electors of which 52.56 percent voted via the internet and 47.44 percent voted by post.