Taupiri Dairy Farmer Amy has a strong interest in governance and is keen to get involved with the rural community. Amy’s interest in Waikato Farmers Trust stems from a passion and desire to educate people.

Alongside her role as Trustee for Waikato Farmers Trust, Amy is a Director at CooperAitken Accountants (a rural based accountancy practice with branches in Morrinsville, Matamata and Thames).

In her role as Trustee Amy hopes to bring diversity, robust thinking and a fresh perspective to the board table and feels strongly about preserving the dairy industry for future generations.

Amy is an active member of the Institute of Directors and has completed Stage One of the Fonterra Governance Development programme.