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Juanita Copeland

by Sam Everingham


Posted on 2022-06-03 at 01:30:26


Juanita Copeland is the President and Board Chair of Fertility NZ (FNZ). A journalist by trade, Juanita began volunteering for FNZ after her own lengthy experience of infertility. Having witnessed the immense benefit of peer support combined with credible, local information around navigating infertility and treatment, Juanita was soon a key volunteer running a regional support group. She then joined the Board in 2016 and is now proud to be the Board Chair of FNZ, the charity that walks alongside people facing fertility challenges.

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