Dame Cindy and Ms Jacquetta Bell, of Nelson, QSM for services to the arts and the community
Jacquetta Bell has provided a free advisory service to voluntary organisations through her agency, Nelson Media Agency. She developed a community information handbook and helped to edit a handbook for community workers. She wrote the text for the first ‘Suter Gallery Cook Book’. She has been Secretary of the Community Action Network and publicist for the Smokefree Rock Quest. She is publicist for the Nelson Arts Festival and coordinates the Readers and Writers Programme. Ms Bell has contributed to Light Nelson (Te Ramaroa), the Nelson Centre of Musical Arts, The Adam Chamber Music Festival, and local environmental groups.