Role: Board Member
Pati Umaga is a disability advocate and the current chair National Enabling Good Lives Leadership Group. He sits on a number of boards and advisory groups involved with the UNCRPD, NZDS and the Disability Action Plan. He is passionate in advocating for all people with disabilities and has a particular interest for Pasefika disabled community and leadership. He is also a musician and in 2015 received an Arts Access Leadership Award for the release of his music video SIVA (Dance).