Professor Denise Wilson is of Ngāti Tahinga (Tainui) and New Zealand European descent. She also has whakapapa links to Tūwharetoa, Ngāti Porou, and Whakatohea. She is a registered nurse with experience in hospital, community and nursing education. Denise has been the evaluator for the programme for the last two years. Her final evaluation report will be available shortly.