Inspired by Her Late Father, Graduate Sets Sights on Political Career

Wellington, New Zealand — 25-year-old Astrid Mataele wants to follow in her late father’s footsteps into a career in politics. Her father, Joe Tuilatai Mataele, was a Member of Tonga’s Parliament for 20 years. "I grew up seeing what he did for people. He changed people's lives,” Astrid says. In November 2008 Astrid’s brother and her…


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