Abby is an enthusiastic young woman who cares deeply for people and the environment.
Laura enjoys volunteering with Seed Waikato because they’re working hard to connect young people and create a vibrant region.
Joseph is a proud Rotuman (Paradise of the coast of Fiji), who is passionate about nurturing future leaders of Oceania in the Waikato, rewriting the narrative of what it means to be Pacific Islander in New Zealand.
Chantelle loves any community initiatives and events that bring people together to collaborate and grow, build networks of support, and be inspired by others, and believes the possibilities within this are endless.
Anna is motivated to develop a more passionate, active and vibrant Hamilton by connecting young people with each other and the community.
Chelsea feels a very deep connection with the Waikato region having lived here since day dot.
Maryana is a firm believer in the power of storytelling. She aims to help young people own, craft and share their stories.
Stacey is a passionate and cheerful individual who is involved in many community groups volunteering her time to improve and give back to the local community.
Kendyl is passionate about the learning and development of young people
Gemma is incredibly passionate about the potential young people have to create global impact, and as someone who experiences bipolar, anxiety and psychosis, is also very aware of the challenges young people face around mental health and addiction.
Cassidy is passionate about creating meaningful relationships between people and our taiao (environment), holistic approaches towards health and wellbeing, and providing a voice for vulnerable communities.