Margaret Wilson, of Auckland, MNZM for services to women
Margaret Wilson has been a long-standing member of the National Council of Women and is currently the Convenor for Family Affairs. She has held leadership roles on the Mothers’ Union of Aotearoa New Zealand and Polynesia, including as National President. She has supported the Māori Mothers’ Union branches in and north of Kaitaia, and the Christchurch branch after the Canterbury earthquakes. As a member of St Andrew’s Anglican Church in Kohimarama, Auckland, she has worked in many capacities to support the clergy, the congregation and the community. Mrs Wilson has been an active member of the St Heliers Bay Croquet Club and the New Zealand Handweavers Guild.