Amokura specialises in enterprise development, economic and community development, with a specific focus on Maori economic development, tourism and the creative industries.
She is an expert in business strategy, governance and relationship management, and fostering social-cultural networks and has built an extensive network across Iwi organisations throughout the country as well as Maori businesses and enterprises.
She also advises on Maori entrepreneurial business development, cultural identity, creative industries strategies, cultural tourism and destination marketing. Amokura has developed and implemented strategies for Maori rural and urban communities and private companies.
Amokura has a passion for indigenous development, and bringing stories to the world on indigenous Maori products, enterprise and innovation and writes for a number of award winning lifestyle magazines.
Presently focused on contributing to the Taranaki region and immersed in local hapu/iwi development she continues to use her experience to support and promote the engagement of Maori in the regional and local economy by providing business mentoring services, fostering Maori tourism and business initiatives and facilitating for strong governance and management.
Specialties: Facilitation, negotiation, programme development, training, employment relations, funding strategies, freelance writing, governance and management, capacity building, strategic relationship management and brokerage.