Professor Anne-Marie Jackson (Ngāti Whātua, Ngāti Kahu o Whangaroa, Ngāpuhi, Ngātiwai) is one of the Co-Directors of Coastal People : Southern Skies. She leads Coastal People : Southern Skies strategy and has administrative oversight. She is Kaihautū of the Centre of Indigenous Science and Te Koronga at the University of Otago. Her mahi focuses on mauri ora (flourishing wellness), namely through the application of te ao Māori, te Tiriti o Waitangi and kaupapa Māori. She is nearing the completion of a Health Research Council funded Rangahau Hauora Māori Project Tangaroa Ara Rau: Māori water safety programme for whānau and a Marsden Fund project Te whai wawewawe ā Māuitikitiki-ā-Taranga: Revitalisation of Māori string figure knowledge and practice. Further details, including publications, can be found on the Otago University website.