Governance NZ

Women in Governance Awards 2017

The national Women in Governance Awards programme recognises and celebrates innovation, excellence, creativity and commitment to diversity by both organisations and individuals.

Congratulations to our Women in Governance Award Winners!

Announcement of the winners was made at the Women in Governance Awards Gala Dinner held on Thursday 18 May 2017 in Auckland. Award trophies were presented by Jennie Wyllie, Chief Executive of Netball NZ.

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award CategoryWinner
Outstanding Pathway to Governance LeadershipAgri-Women's Development Trust
Governance Innovation by a Not-for-ProfitSport Wellington
Women in Governance Organisation of the YearAuckland Community Law Centre
Gender Advocacy ChampionLinda Robertson
Excellence in Governance DevelopmentKate Reid
Emerging Leader - sponsored by Sport NZSara Jane Elika
Inspirational Excellence - sponsored by Russell McVeaghHeather Roy

and to all of our Finalists....

AWARD CATEGORYFINALIST
Outstanding Pathway to Governance LeadershipAgri-Women's Development Trust
Outstanding Pathway to Governance LeadershipYWCA Hamilton
Governance Innovation by a Not-for-ProfitAgri-Women's Development Trust
Governance Innovation by a Not-for-ProfitSport Wellington
Women in Governance Organisation of the YearAuckland Community Law Centre
Women in Governance Organisation of the YearMinterEllisonRuddWatts
Women in Governance Organisation of the YearSport Wellington
Gender Advocacy ChampionLiz Dawson
Gender Advocacy ChampionTania McInnes
Gender Advocacy ChampionLinda Robertson
Excellence in Governance DevelopmentCatriona McBean
Excellence in Governance DevelopmentKate Reid
Excellence in Governance DevelopmentKaren Whittington
Emerging Leader - sponsored by Sport NZAndrea Brewster
Emerging Leader - sponsored by Sport NZSara Jane Elika
Emerging Leader - sponsored by Sport NZJacqueline Lethbridge
Emerging Leader - sponsored by Sport NZKirsten Mander
Emerging Leader - sponsored by Sport NZSylvia Maclaren
Inspirational Excellence - sponsored by Russell McVeagh
Jennifer Pelvin
Inspirational Excellence - sponsored by Russell McVeaghKate Reid
Inspirational Excellence - sponsored by Russell McVeaghHeather Roy


Award categories


CATEGORYDIVISION

1: Outstanding Pathway to Governance Leadership
Organisation

2: Governance Innovation by a Not-For-Profit Organisation

3: Women in Governance Organisation of the Year Organisation

4: Gender Advocacy Champion Individual

5: Excellence in Governance Development Individual

6: Emerging Leader Individual

7: Inspirational Excellence Award Individual


Contact

Linda Noble, Chief Executive - Women on Boards
linda.noble@governancenz.org
Ph 09 377 0130

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