Verity Johnson


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Verity Johnson is a Canon award nominated writer, newspaper columnist, TV presenter and social commentator. She started as a weekly columnist for the New Zealand Herald at 18, went on to host the Paul Henry Breakfast show at 21 and is now a weekly columnist for Stuff & The Dominion Post as well as regular panellist on current affairs shows such as The AM Show, The Project, Radio NZ and Radio Live. She is known for her fiery, funny feminist voice on issues concerning young women in NZ. She is also brand ambassador for the YWCA Auckland, where together they are working on empowering young women in Auckland to reach their potential.