Australia’s Most Outstanding Woman in the Protective Security Industry

This award recognises an outstanding individual who has demonstrated excellence, innovation and leadership in protective security. They will be a strong female leader with a range of skills, delivering successful and highly valued products or services, and/or demonstrating a high level of commitment to excellence in all their business activities.


Whatever their achievements they will be likely to have a lasting impact on the protective security industry.


Please answer the questions below to the best of your knowledge. Remember, entries are judged solely on the answers to these questions. So give your nominee the best chance you can. Self-nominations are acceptable. Please limit each answer to 300 words.


Q1  Please give details of the achievements (eg excellence, innovation or leadership) that you believe make them worthy of this award.

Q2  How have they led/involved others in their achievements, and how have these others benefited?

Q3  What barriers/challenges have they faced in their journey to outstanding achievement?

Q4  What recognition have their achievements received to date?

Q5  How are they making a difference and leading the way as a strong female leader in the protective security/resilience industry?

Q6  Please summarise what you think sets them apart and makes them deserving of this award.