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2016 Women in Resources National Awards

Over 170 guests from across Australia attended the 2016 BHP Billiton Olympic Dam Women in Resources National Awards held in Adelaide. The awards celebrated the contributions and achievements of women in Australia’s resources sector. SACOME congratulates all nominees and winners, together with judges and award sponsors OZ Minerals and Glencore.

The winners of the 2016 Australian Women in Resources National Awards are;

Exceptional Young Woman in Australian Resources:
Jasmine Richards, Senior Environmental Advisor, OZ Minerals (South Australia)

OZ Minerals Gender Diversity Champion (male or female) in Australian Resources:
Michael Schoch General Manager – Crux Project, Shell Australia Pty Ltd (Western Australia)

Excellence in Company Programs and Performance:
Aurizon (Queensland)

(A High Commendation went to McCullough Robertson, NSW)

Glencore Outstanding Australian Tradeswoman, Operator or Technician:
Kelly Jane Down, Safety and Training Officer, Bell Bay Aluminium (Tasmania)

Exceptional woman in Australian Resources:
Cecile Wake, Vice President Commercial, Shell Australia (Queensland)

(High Commendations went to Dr Sandra Close, Founder and Director, Surbiton Associates Pty Ltd, Victoria, and Claire Negus, General Manager Commercial, Roy Hill, Western Australia)

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