IPAA 2017 National Fellows

IPAA National Fellows were awarded at a dinner function on Tuesday 14 November at the National Arboretum. Professor Peter Shergold AC, the IPAA National President, presented the awards. He also presented the Sam Richardson award, in recognition of the best article published in the Australian Journal of Public Administration during the year. The award recipients were:

  • National Fellow – Dr Gordon de Brouwer PSM
  • National Fellow – Renée Leon PSM 
  • National Fellow – Professor Helen Sullivan
  • Sam Richardson Award – Emeritus Professor John Warhurst AO and Professor Darren Halpin

More information about IPAA National Fellows, including former recipients, is available here.


(above L-R) Professor Peter Shergold AC presenting National Fellows to Dr Gordon de Brouwer PSM and Renée Leon PSM


(above L-R) Professor Peter Shergold AC presenting a National Fellow to Professor Helen Sullivan and the Sam Richardson Award to Emeritus Professor John Warhurst AO and Professor Darren Halpin.


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