“She has strong managerial and coaching skills and the ability to inspire hard work in others,” Heptinstall said.
Her advice to women who might want to follow in her footsteps is to take every opportunity that’s offered, regardless of whether they think they’re capable.
“We can surprise ourselves at what we’re capable of, but we’ll never know if we don’t try,” Femal said. “The worst that could happen is that you’ll learn a lesson.”
For Femal, the best that could happen is likely still to come.
“The programs she has developed will continue to have a positive impact on produce consumption by connecting high-quality produce with consumers, both in North America and in Europe,” Heptinstall said.
“Increased consumption of fruits and vegetables improves health. Healthier people are happier. This is why Hillary brings healthier, happier lives.”