"I’d like to be remembered as a woman who kept farming simple"
Katie Milne is the Dairy Women’s Network’s Dairy Woman of the Year for 2015. She and partner Ian Whitmore own a farm at Rotomanu, near Lake Brunner on the West Coast, where they run 200 Jersey cows. Katie is the West Coast president of Federated Farmers and is on the organisation's national board.
Blessed with a supportive family, self-confidence to burn and an innate drive to succeed, Tatiana Hirovanaa knows she’s one of the lucky ones. That’s why she’s determined to help other young women reach their potential.
Justine Cornwall has a reputation for supporting people without a voice. As the Deputy Children’s Commissioner, she works to ensure New Zealand’s one million children under 18 have the opportunity to thrive.