Puti Baker
Puti Baker
Ngā Maia ki Tāmaki Makaurau (Māori Midwives)

Ko Mauao te maunga
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Ko Puti Baker ahau

Puti is a Lead Maternity Care (LMC) midwife in the Counties Manukau area. Puti completed her studies in midwifery through Wintec and is currently pursuing her postgraduate diploma in Midwifery at the University of Auckland. She is the current Ngā Maia ki Tāmaki Makaurau Treasurer. Ngā Maia is committed to upholding the “birthing needs of Māori”, embracing both customary and current Māori practices. Puti is also a Māori Midwife Representative on the Māngere Social Investment Board and is passionate about increasing the number of Māori midwives in Auckland and throughout Aotearoa.