Mafi Funaki-Tahifote

Mafi is a New Zealand registered dietitian of Tongan ethnicity with over ten years experience in public health. She is currently the operations manager for the Pacific Heartbeat team at the Heart Foundation working to reduce heart disease amongst Pacific people through improved nutrition, increased physical activity and being smokefree.  Mafi is also one of  the founding members of PIFNAG which was, in part, set up to support the very few Pacific people working in nutrition.