Ken Hames - Board Chair
Ken Hames is a chartered member of the Institute of Directors. He chairs Extension 350 and the Auckland Ballance Farm Environment Awards. He has former directorships in the electricity and contracting sectors.
Ken brings a wealth of hands-on knowledge about the Award as he assists students at Otamatea High School in Northland to gain their Award, including shadowing young people doing their adventurous journey. His two children have both completed their Gold Award.
Ken has dairy and dry stock farming interests in Northland. In 2009 his farming operation received several awards in the North Ballance farm environment awards.