Old Girls' Achievers

     
Auckland Girls' Grammar School encourages development of personal excellence in all students in academic, sporting, social and cultural activities. Personal excellence has brought public recognition for a number of past pupils from a range of fields.
Congratulations to alumna Ranjna Patel who was a finalist in the New Zealander of the year awards 2021 and has been named Trade Me New Zealander Innovator of the year for her work with domestic violence offenders.

Here are just a few of those women:

Tiana Epati, First NZ Woman of Pacific descent to be elected President of the NZ Law Society
Jennifer Flay 
 Director of the FIAC, the most prestigious art fair in the world, awarded the  French Legion of Honour in 2015
Dame Charmian O'Connor  Emeritus Professor of Chemistry
Ranjna Patel  Co-owner Nirvana Health Group, Business Woman and Entrepreneur

Katrina Grant and Phoenix Karaka  Members of the Silver Ferns Netball team winners of the Netball World Cup 2019 
Professor Innes Asher Head of Dept of Paediatrics, School of Medicine, University of Auckland.
Dame Dorothy Winstone NZ Educationist and Academic 

Chelsea Winstanley, Film Producer 
Rosslyn Noonan CNZM, Human  Rights Commissioner 2001 - 2011
Heather Begg OBE
Dame Miraka Szsazy
Associate Professor Susan St John CNZM QSO 
Hon Georgina Te HeuHeu MP
Yandall sisters
Sandra Coney
Daphne Collins
Emily Karaka
Teresa Tairi
Dorothy Butler
Sheryl Clarke
Merimeri Penfold  CNZM
Marte Szirmay
Dr Wendy Walker
Tammi Wilson
Ani O'Neill
Sophia Hawthorne
Hon Poto Williams MP, NZ's first Cook Island female MP
Golriz Ghahraman MP
Rose Matafeo, Comedian
Raukura Turei, Actress 
Dawn Jones CNZM for Services to Netball and Education
Professor Linda Tuhiwai-Smith, Pro Vice Chancellor Maori, Waikato University
Dr Jennifer Pereira - Neurologist - Specialist area Multiple Sclerosis
Sue Bradford

Contact us with names of other old girls who have gained a reputation in the wider community.

 

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