Ko Taupiri te maunga, ko Waikato me Waipa ngā awa, ko Tainui te Waka, nō Kirikiriroa ahau
Penny is currently on maternity leave. Penny has been with Rerenga Awa | Canterbury Youth Workers Collective since 2013 and has a background in youth development, Māori development and restorative justice. Penny is involved also in non-profit governance, currently sitting on the boards of Scope Aotearoa Charitable Trust and the North Beach Community Preschool. Penny lives in New Brighton with her whānau.