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Kylie Pusell, finalist for NSW Woman of Excellence Award is from Camden. Kylie Pusell, finalist for NSW Woman of Excellence Award is from Camden.
04 March 2022 Posted by 

NSW Women of the Year Awards finalists announced

SOME of our State’s most inspiring women have been named as finalists in the 2022 NSW Women of the Year Awards.
Minister for Women Bronnie Taylor said the 31 remarkable women and girls are making a significant impact across the board, from science to education, health, industry, culture and community.
                                                    
“I’m always inspired by the calibre of women nominated for these awards and the outstanding contributions they are making in their communities across the State,” Mrs Taylor said.
 
“Despite all of the challenges COVID-19 has thrown our way, there were more than 300 nominations, showcasing incredible women from all walks of life who are championing positive change.
 
“These finalists are an inspiration to us all and it’s wonderful to see them getting the acknowledgment they deserve.
 
“On behalf of NSW, I extend a massive congratulations to all of the finalists. You are all incredible individuals who make an enormous contribution to our communities.”
 
There are seven award categories in the 2022 program, including the Premier’s Award for NSW Woman of the Year, which is selected from the winners of all the categories.
 
The finalists are:
 
NSW Woman of Excellence Award
Dr Jill Duncan
Licia Heath
Kylie Pussell
Professor Julie Redfern
Professor Veena Sahajwalla
 
Cancer Institute NSW Aboriginal Woman of The Year Award
Jarin Baigent
Jane Kemp
Aunty Beryl Van-Oploo
Yvonne Weldon
 
NSW Young Woman of The Year Award
Emily Bobis
Julie Charlton
Camille Goldstone-Henry
Angelique Wan
 
NSW Minerals Council Regional Woman of The Year Award
Anna Barwick
Rebel Black
Julie Brady
Jody Ekert
 
Aware Super NSW Community Hero of the Year Award
Samantha Hollier-James
Stacy Jane
Roz Knights
Ellena Morris
 
One to Watch Award
•         Emily Bartrop
•         Laura Carter
•         Joss Davies
•         Edie Hall
•         Shalise Leesfield
•         Ariba Omar
•         Karin Rezkalla
•         Madeline Saxby
•         Lennox Wade
•         Grace Yeo
 
Winners will be announced on Wednesday, 9 March, at the 2022 NSW Women of the Year Awards at the International Convention Centre Sydney and livestreamed online.
 
The awards are part of NSW Women’s Week from Monday, March 7 to Sunday, March 13. To read more about the awards and finalists, visit: www.women.nsw.gov.au


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