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Hastings born & bred, Mate is of Ngāti Konohi descent.

Mate Dean

Corporate Services - Finance & Human Resources
August 2019

Having worked at the ANZ bank for 16 years in various roles - starting as a casual & working her way up to a Personal Banker, Mate joined Te Kupenga Hauora - Ahuriri in August 2019 as a ‘fill in’,  as an Administrator/Receptionist being first point of contact for our busy organisation. Mate was successful in attaining the full time role as Corporate Services - Finance & Human Resources. “What I enjoy most about my role is my work mates & the whānau I come into contact with”, says Mate.

Mate says that she loves working with whānau & being part of an amazing team.  Her message for our whānau in our community is “Please just ask.  If I can’t help you, I will find someone who can”.

During her downtime mate enjoys reading, relaxing & spending quality time with whānau & friends.  Her greatest achievement in life so far is living life with her five children & four beautiful mokopuna.

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