Adventurer • United Kingdom
“I pray the call of the poles will give people the momentum to defend the Arctic from man’s greed”
Janice Meek has been a businesswoman in the film industry and worked for the United States Geological Survey in Saudi Arabia. In 1994, after the death of her husband, she began extensive travel around the world including the far north. In 2007, at the age of 63, she skied 350 miles to the Magnetic North Pole in 20 days with her son, going to the Geographic North Pole in the following year.