GWNZ Women in Governance Award 2022 -2023

Bridget Percy

Dr Bridget Percy became a member of Graduate Women Manawatū in 2015. Since joining Graduate Women Manawatū Dr Percy has served on the Branch Committee and the Graduate Women Manawatū Charitable Trust. She is currently the Trust Chair elect. 

Dr Percy is a highly motivated and experienced director and trustee with a strong background in education. She is passionate about empowering women and girls through education and in enhancing outcomes.  

Dr Percy has proven skills in Leadership & Governance, Strategy, Risk Management, Policy, People and Performance Management, and Financial Management. She her board and trustee experience include: 

  • Graduate Women Manawatū Charitable Trust – Trustee and Chair elect as well as being a member of the Risk and Finance Committee, People and Performance Committee and the Scholarship Committee. 

  • Universal College of Learning – various academic boards and committees. 

  • Camelia Trust – Trustee 

  • New Zealand Association of Research in Education National Executive – Board member and portfolio chair. 

  • Tararua College Board of Trustees – Board member.