Mrs Diane Brown, of Ngaruawahia, for services to the community and sport
Diane Brown is the Treasurer and former Secretary of the Te Akau Waingaro Community Complex. She was the President of the Te Akau Plunket Society and organised fundraising events to support the Society’s work. She is the President of the Waimai Polo Club and organises the annual Polo Tournament. She has helped organise multiple fundraising events in the community. As Secretary of the Te Akau Golf Club, she helped the Club regain financial stability. Mrs Brown has done voluntary work to support the Te Akau Girl Guides/Brownies group, the Te Akau Play Centre, and the Waingaro Sale Yards Company.