William Pike is a known Kiwi, sought-after speaker and a role model to youth nationally and internationally. He is the director of the popular nationwide youth development programme called the William Pike Challenge Award (WPCA).
The William Pike Challenge Award framework creates the conditions to build resilience, connectedness, leadership and a growth mindset through outdoor challenges, community service and passion projects. The WPCA flexible structure helps passionate educators deliver purposeful Education Outside the Classroom to develop a positive youth culture. Educators and young people use the WPCA’s innovative software to track progress, save time and access resources.
William has an infectious enthusiasm for adventure and life – which is nicely summed up by his autobiography, Every Day’s A Good Day. As a KiwiBank Local Hero medal recipient and 2015 Young New Zealander of the year semi finalist – William is a leader and an achiever who resonates passion and success without limits.