Mrs Susan Veronica Anderson, of Whanganui, MNZM for services to restorative justice
Susan Anderson was Coordinator Facilitator at the Whanganui Restorative Justice Trust Board, where she increased restorative justice provision in the region, mentored facilitators, and strengthened relationships with key stakeholders.
She has been a member of the Executive Board of Restorative Practices Aotearoa, Chair of the selection panel for the Morikanui Tertiary Educational Scholarships for the Whanganui Maori Trust Board, and Chair of RISE – Stopping Violence Services.
She has volunteered at the Ruapehu Police Whakakotahitanga and Whanau Challenge weekend retreats for recidivist family harm couples and families.
Mrs Anderson has presented papers at Restorative Justice conferences and was involved in Professional Development at Whanganui Polytechnic / Universal College of Learning.