Penelope ArohaTetandra– nee Kohia (Penny)
• Daughter of Noble chief – Te RauparahaKohia
• Married to Antonio Bandana
Penelope Aroha Kohia is the youngest (and favourite) child of the local noble chief – Te Rauparaha Kohia – who is passionate about teaching his tamariki about their rich heritage & preparing them for the future with a ‘top branch’ education.
She met Antonio (the love of her life) at a Pips & Seeds party whilst studying Brussel Sprout Economics. They’ve been inseparable ever since.
Pennyhas not forgotten her humble beginnings and is devoted to her charity work, spending endless hours making articulated paper mâché prosthetic limbs for disabled kittens.