Voici notre team pour l'école de danse Nonahere
Matani KainukuChief Executive/Organizer
I am the leader of the Dance Group NONAHERE. We are triple winner of Heiva i Tahiti in 2006, 2007, 2008. Today, i have been a judge in the Hura Taiparu since 2004, Judge of Heiva I Tahiti in 2009, 2015 and president of Heiva I Tahiti in 2016. Devoted to the training of Instructors of 'Ori Tahiti in Tahiti and internationally (Mexico, USA, Europe), i decided in 2016 to create the concept of the Heiva International. I am convinced that Culture is one of the keys to the economic development of French Polynesia. I live my passion, together and as family, with my wife MJ and my two boys. Together we love discovery and travel. I am a Professor by trade. I love reading, arts, medecine, the science of education, politics, foreign affairs, neurosciences, charities and i like combating poverty. I admire the spirit of performance, innovation and especially Creation.
Moenau RiveraSales & Marketing Manager
I am Moenau, originally from the beautiful island of Tahiti, I was raised and born there and grew up in Mahina/Papenoo. I currently live in Garden Grove, California with my husband Steve and my two beautiful daugthers (Nanihi & Moehiti). In 2001, I worked for Air Tahiti Nui (To Tatou Manureva) as a flight attendant and then in the Sales & Commercial department in Papeete. In 2006, i moved to the U.S.A and I went back to school to study "Travel & Tourism" and I became a specialist and I just recently obtained my CTA diploma (which stands for Certification Travel Associate) I love Music, films, books, singing, Spiritual meditation with God and mostly Traveling. I am a travel professional and a lover of the Polynesian Culture and this is why i am very excited to be part of the Heiva International Team and work together to promote our "Fenua", our culture to the world, exchange and experience memorable moments.
(en attente)Media/Audio/Video Manager
Hititea PaiAccounting Assistant
Born in Tahiti, my name is Hititea, which means "The Rising Sun" in our Tahitian language. I love music, technology and the "Tari Parau'. I am a beginner musician for the NONAHERE group but an accountant by profession. As an assistant accountant for this beautiful and exciting adventure of the HEIVA INTERNATIONAL 2018, I follow up on all budgets for the event. I love my job and I know how to put my skills to work for this event. I am very glad to work on this team together, to promote our magnificent Fenua.