APAC CEO of the Year Awards 2023

to achieve its mission. Donations and corporate sponsorships are essential to ensure it can continue helping the farming communities of Australia. To respond to this demand, Aussie Helpers is launching a number of new initiatives to ensure it can help everyone who needs it while remaining open and flexible in addressing their unique needs. Natasha strives to grow Aussie Helpers at pace, raising awareness and funds so that the charity can support more farmers, families, and communities in the future. Utilising her past experiences in leadership roles, Natasha leads her team with purpose, compassion, and open communication, striving to build trust and maintain team engagement. Whether she is supporting individual farmers, advocating to community leaders, or building relationships with like-minded corporate sponsors, Natasha demonstrates an unmatched ability to connect with anyone on a genuine and personal level, fostering strong relationships. As a result of Natasha’s incredible leadership, Aussie Helpers continues to help farmers, farming families, and communities through challenging times with its various programmes and campaigns. Thanks to her work, Aussie Helpers has provided them with 573 food hampers, 809 tonnes of pellet and grain, 3550 bales of hay, $376,980 worth of gift cards, 210,000 litres of household water, and over 666,000 litres of Suppla base to help feed stock. For this reason, Natasha has been awarded Most Supportive Farmers Charity CEO in the APAC CEO of the Year Awards 2023. There is no doubt that Brian would be proud of what his daughter has accomplished since he handed her the reigns in 2019. We congratulate Natasha on this achievement and look forward to seeing what the future holds for her and her team at Aussie Helpers. Contact: Natasha Kocks Company: AUSSIE HELPERS LTD Web Address: aussiehelpers.org.au