Meet the Judges

With many thanks to our brilliant shortlisting and finalist judges!
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Personnel Officer, The Royal Air Force

Woman of the Year 2017

Sqn Ldr Alison McLean

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Director Overseas Bases

Joint Forces Command

Alison Stevenson

Head of Diversity and Inclusion 

Royal Navy

Cdr Chris New OBE

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Business Integration Director, International


Fiona Lewinton

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Army Serjeant Major

The Army

WO1 Gavin Paton

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Joanna Cavan OBE

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Media Officer, Joint Helicopter Command

Royal Air Force

Sqn Ldr Joan Ochuodho


New Zealand High Commission

Wg Cdr Lisa D'Oliveira

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Counsellor Defence Acquisition and Technology

British Embassy, Washington DC, USA

Lois Nicholson

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President Army Officer Selection Board


Woman of the Year 2016

Col Lucy Giles


Skills and Capability Director



Lynda McVay

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Founder, Mentis 

Woman of the Year 2018

Michelle Partington

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Director of Commercial Improvement


Defence Equipment & Support, Ministry of Defence

Morag Stuart

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Vice President and Group Managing Director


Lockheed Martin UK - Rotary & Mission Systems 

Paul Livingston

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Training Policy

Royal Navy

Cdr Rachel Smallwood

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22Gp Cmd Warrant Officer

Royal Air Force

WO1 Sarah Cotman

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Regimental Sergeant Major

Army Recruiting and Initial Training Command Staff Leadership School

WO Sarah Cox
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