Amanda is from Auckland has been a board member and the national coordinator since 2011. She has been vegetarian since childhood and vegan since 2003. She currently works for SAFE as head of marketing and communications. As a board member she’d like to ensure that the vegan society continues to increase its resourcing and building of the vegan community so that we can help people become and remain vegan in New Zealand.
Originally from the UK, moved to Wellington in 2005 and now living in the Wairarapa, Hannah joined the board in 2011. She has been vegetarian from birth and vegan since 2008. Hannah is the Vegan Society Co-ordinator for Wellington and Wairarapa. She originally got involved with the Vegan Society through creating a vegan community on facebook, finding other vegans in the area for support and friendships.