Ms Sharon Wilson–Davis is currently CEO of Tamaki Ki Raro Trust.
Sharon was raised and educated in Otara. She has 20 plus years owning and operating businesses in the hotel - hospitality industry throughout NZ & Australia. She has been CEO for the past 13 years of the Tamaki Ki Raro Trust and initially set out to assist with the development of Te Puea Marae and to provide commercial, social and cultural stability for the Tainui people in the area. The Trust has developed into an accredited provider of employment, training and social services. Initially the Trust was aimed at progressing the holistic development of Maori, however it has broadened its partnership with different cultural groups, particularly embracing Pacific people. Today Tamaki Ki Raro Trust is recognised as a highly respected service provider, working alongside government and non-government agencies to provide a range of social, education, training and employment opportunities within the community.
Ms Wilson–Davis is based in Auckland.