Margaret (Missy) Nicholls

Driving Public Sector Diversity

Brewarrina Central School
Education

Margaret Nicholls - Driving Public Sector Diversity recipientMargaret was appointed as relieving Assistant Principal in 2015 and has demonstrated a commitment to building and improving the opportunities for Aboriginal people to aspire to leadership roles. In her capacity as Assistant Principal and as secretary for the local Aboriginal Education Consultative Group, she has contributed to laying the foundations for a diverse and inclusive workforce. Margaret has acted as a role model to Aboriginal people in the local community and has always encouraged staff to aspire to higher positions. She has supported and encouraged her daughters to pursue careers with potential leadership roles being the goal. Margaret demonstrates the experience and understanding of the needs of women, and in particular Aboriginal women, in attempting to establish a diverse and inclusive workforce.