2021 Baton Winners & Finalists

ENTREPRENEUR OF THE YEAR AWARD

Andrea L. Richards

Winner

Rebecca Maddix

Highly Commended

Mildred Talabi

Finalist

LORD HASTINGS INTEGRITY AWARD

Mandy Sanghera 

Winner

Gayathri Chandrasekaran

Finalist

Kate McAusland

Finalist

PROFESSIONAL SERVICES AWARD

Tribeni Chougule 

Winner

Abisola Barber

Finalist

Georgina Warren

Finalist

CAMPAIGNER OF THE YEAR

Aisha Thomas 

Winner

Michelle Johnson

Finalist

Yvette McDonald

Finalist

THIRD SECTOR OF THE YEAR AWARD

Ndidi Okezie 

Winner

Denise Johnson-Carr

Finalist

Karlene Wong

Finalist

STEM TRAILBLAZER AWARD

Penny Carballo-Smith 

Winner

Neha Mehta

Finalist

Priya Guliani

Finalist

POLITICAL FIGURE AWARD

Marilyn Devonish 

Winner

Cllr Denise Scott-Macdonald

Finalist

SERVICES TO EDUCATION AWARD

Vernette John-Joiles 

Winner

Diana Osagie

Finalist

Paula Moio

Finalist

SPORTSWOMAN OF THE YEAR AWARD

Anoushé Husain 

Winner

Abena Gray

Finalist

Special Founder’s Award/ AGAINST ALL ODDS

Maisha Suma 

Winner

Funke Oham

Finalist

Dionne Bowen

Finalist

THOUGHT LEADER OF THE YEAR AWARD

Meena Kumari 

Winner

Kimberley John-Morgan

Finalist

Cynthia Davis

Finalist

posthumous award in honour of Victoria Regina Joseph services to education, has been renamed: The Victoria Joseph services to Education Award

Victoria Regina Joseph

Sunrise 24.05.1934 – Sunset 13.10.2021