Luke Goodwin claims Tangata Tiriti status. He grew up and still lives in Te Oko Horoi, living in Whitehall area with his wife Kristin, three children and numerous animals. Formerly a history teacher, he is a stay-at-home dad. Part-time, he is studying some of the early contact period in the Waikato.
Luke is also involved in Mana Hapori's Te Reo courses and wānanga. He has a passion for people to learn Te Reo Māori and a deep knowledge of our country's history.