Bradford Haami (Ngāti Awa, Ngāti Kahungunu, Kai Tahu, Tūwharetoa) is a trained journalist with a long history in television production. A researcher and lecturer in Māori oral and written history Brad has published many papers in this area and two books Golan Maaka: Maori Doctor and Love Stories: Mate Tau.
Brad is currently working at Tauihu Media Ltd where he is involved in the development of feature film scripts. He continues to write, having recently completed a biography on Ngāti Haua kaumatua, Ike Samuels.
Brad's book Pūtea Whakairo: Māori and the Written Word is currently out of print.