Lives: Mossburn, Southland, NZ
Current role: National Extension Programme Manager, Beef + Lamb New Zealand
Olivia lives with husband Willy on a 500ha sheep and beef property in Mossburn, Southland.
Olivia is the National Extension Programme Manager for Beef + Lamb New Zealand (B+LNZ) where she manages the effective delivery of B+LNZ’s extension programmes and in 2016 founded B+LNZ’s generation next programme.
Olivia enjoys producing podcasts, riding horses and exploring NZ's big backyard outside of work. Her proudest achievement to date has been becoming a life member of Otago Southland young farmers. With a passion for the next generation of growers and producers Olivia has been involved in many initiatives to promote careers and opportunities across the sector.