CONGRATULATIONS! To all the Finalists of the Difference Maker Diversity Awards
What are the Difference Maker Diversity Awards?
The Difference Maker Diversity Awards is a State award that looks for and recognises a board and individual director in the WA Not for Profit sector who are really seeking to engage with people who bring a different perspective. The Difference Maker Diversity Awards highlight those who have taken action, those who are showing exceptional leadership, courage and commitment in promoting diversity to achieve better governance outcomes for their organisation and society. These awards generated applications from high caliber directors across the State, from those applications we undertook an extensive selection process.
It gives us great delight to advise you the following people and organisations are finalists !
Individual Board Director Award Finalists
Ms Angie Paskevicius – Board Chair
Mr David Endersby – Board Chair
Ms Justine Colyer – CEO Rise Community Network, Board Member various boards
Mr Justin Scanlan – Board Chair
Not-For-Profit Board Finalists
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I was speaking with a colleague the other day about the Difference Maker Diversity Awards, she said that she was a bit too busy to stop and think about this award opportunity. I was thinking that whilst I understand we are all busy, I also thought how we don’t do ourselves any favours when we […]
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About me! Penelope Wakefield Graduated from the program in 2016 Currently Governance Manager and Company Secretary at Therapy Focus, studying a post-graduate diploma in applied Corporate Governance, championing age diversity as a President of a local Soroptimist club, and a member of the Emerging Leaders in Governance Alumni Committee. Passionate about governance, diversity, and social […]
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In 2017 we established the Difference Maker Diversity Awards as a key strategy to acknowledge people who were champing diversity on boards. I remember at the time being asked why it was important. This question gave me the occasion to explain why I think awards like this are so vital in supporting change. Our world […]
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