Ki te taha o tōku whaea ko Kohukohunui te maunga
Ko Tikapa te moana
Ko Ngāti Paoa te iwi
Ki te taha o tōku matua
Ko Ngongotahā, ko Panekire ngā maunga
Ko Te Rotorua-nui-a-Kahumatamomoe, ko Waikaremoana ngā roto
Ko Te Arawa, ko Ngāti Ruapani ngā iwi
Hinerangi holds a Bachelor of Science and Arts, Bachelor of Arts Honours, and Masters of Arts from the University of Auckland. Hinerangi’s research background centralises Māori communities and treaty relationships. Within her new role at Hāpai she hopes to contribute to and affirm Māori-led health initiatives and the wellbeing of whānau, hapū and iwi.