DEPUTY CO-CHAIR IWI APPOINTEE
Weo is a tribal member of Maniapoto and is a current trustee of their Iwi authority, Maniapoto Maori Trust Board. He was an inaugural member of the Guardians Establishment Committee (forerunner to the WRA) and was also a negotiator for Nga wai o Maniapoto (Waipa River) Act 2012. Weo has a particular focus on the sustainable use of land and water, and improving economic and environmental performance specifically on Ahuwhenua Trusts (Maori land). Weo is a member of the Collaborative Stakeholders Group for the Healthy Rivers: Plan for Change/Wai Ora: He Rautaki Whakapaipai. He is also a Trustee and a committee member of several entities and has a diploma in Agribusiness, and is also a certified Resource Management Act hearings commissioner.
Weo lives in Te Kuiti.