Josiah Tavita Tualamali’i

Josiah Tavita Tualamali’i


Founder and Trustee of Pacific Youth Leadership and Transformation Council and Director LeVa.


Josiah wants to see Pacific peoples visible and influential in decision making.

In 2010 while 14, alongside his best friends, formed the PYLAT – Pacific Youth Leadership and Transformation council.

At 18 he became Chair and served for four years.

In 2018 Josiah was the youth voice on the Government Inquiry into Mental Health and Addiction.

Currently he is a trustee on a few boards in New Zealand including PYLAT and Pacific wellbeing lead ‘Le Va.’

Outside of that he collects letters, lego, and military uniforms.