Andrea Panther

Andrea Panther

BPW Kaitaia

Membership:                  1996 to present

Committee:                    1999 to 2007

Vice President:              2006 to 2007

BPW Awards:          Medal from BPW International : Beyond 2000: Helping women help themselves: 2005

BPW NZ Federation:

Young BPW Representative: 2004 to 2005

BPW International

Attended Congress in Switzerland, 2005

Andrea Panther –  Her Story:

  • Andrea joined BPW Kaitaia in 1996 having been encouraged to come along by her mother Jan Maclean, an existing member.
  • In 1998 Andrea was involved with Kaitaia’s Art 2 Wear Show held as part of the Avocado Festival.  Over the last few years she has worked as production manager for the show.
  • Actively involved in BPW Andrea has attended most National conferences.
  • During 2004 she researched and presented a ‘student loans’ remit, that was voted on and passed at

Kaitaia’s  Conference in 2005.

  • Andrea attended the Congress in Switzerland in 2005 where she was presented with a medal for BPW

International: Beyond 2000: Helping women help themselves (with environmental community problem solving project at Ahipara).