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HEAD OFFICE  | PHONE 0800 366 648 (0800 FONO 4U)

PHONE 0800 366 648
(0800 FONO 4U)

Latasi Koro

Board Member

With Tokelauan (Atafu) and Samoan (Salelologa and Lufilufi) ancestry, Latasi joined The Fono’s board in 2020.

She is a University of Auckland Alumni, graduating with a Certificate of Health Sciences in 2013, a Bachelor of Health Sciences from 2014-16 and a Master of Audiology from 2017-2019.

Throughout her years at university, Latasi embraced a number of leadership roles. In 2018 she served as the events coordinator of the Pasifika Students in Health in New Zealand (PaSHNZ), a registered Charity supporting Pacific health professionals to complete their studies and transition into the health workforce. She also co-founded Auckland Pasifika Health Initiative [APHI UoA] in 2019 – a student led association supporting all Pasefika students studying health related careers in Auckland.

As part of the community, Latasi took the role of Aukilani Funding Representative for Mafutaga Tupulaga Tokelau i Niu Hila [MTTNH] and became a member of Mafutaga Tupulaga Tokelau i Aukilani [MTTA] and the Atafu Aukilani community from 2017 until present.

She is an amateur CrossFitter at the local box CFW, a Sunday School teacher at the Massey Congregational Union Church of New Zealand and a volunteer for Vinnies Youth Auckland (St Vincent de Paul Foundation). Latasi places family over everything and is renowned for being ‘favourite Aunty’.