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International Women's Day 2021 - Celebrating all the Wonderful Women in Our Sector

Today is International Women's Day 2021 to celebrate we asked across our Social Channels for people to "Nominate Your Leaders" for any inspirational Women in our amazing Sector. We want to thank those of you who nominated the amazing Women listed below. Congratulations on Behalf of the team here at Social Enterprise NI. Watch out across our Social Channels today as we highlight those nomintaed. 

Terry McGinn ARC - Chairperson
Gillian Burnett ATLAS
Liz Docherty ATLAS
Jacinta Linden Bolster Community
Aimée Clint Books By Stellas & SENI Young Ambassador
Janet Schofield CAN
Jayne Taggart  CAN - Board
Rosemary Deans Centred Soul
Audrey Murray Community Finance Ireland - Board
Lisa McElherron Covid Wellbeing NI
Sheila Grimes Creggan Community Association - Chair
Sharron Russell Department for Communities 
Sue Gray Department of Finance
Aoife Hamilton Employers For Childcare
Marie Marin Employers For Childcare & SENI Board
Eileen Wilson Footprints Women's Centre
Jaqui Pope GLL
Gail Kinkead Healthy Kids
Lynne Bloomfield Kilcooley Women's Centre
Tracy Harrison Kilcooley Women's Centre
Alison Blayney Kilcooley Women's Centre
Kirsty Menagh  Kilcooley Women's Centre
Aideen Gildea Lightwork
Carrie Hanna Lightwork
Colleen McAreavey Mallusk Enterprise 
The Executive Team NOW Group
Jo Bailey OCN
Charlotte Fegan  OCN
All the Team Olive Lane
Laura Slevin Ortus
Catherine McClelland  Ortus
Tara Mullan Refuge Chocolate
Fiona McArdle Rugby Cubz
Amanda Johnston Social Enterprise NI
Paula Jennings Stepping Stones
Nuala Murphy The Women's Investor Ready Project CIC
Pamela Dennison Transport Training Group - Board
Annette Greer Viable CS
Eileen Russell WayMaker Child Therapy
Susan O'Connor  
Debbie Donnelly  Ark board 
Geraldine Lawless   
Julie Steele  Mugshots/Advantage NI  
Jenny Irvine ARC 
Sarah Scullion Community network NI & Community calling 
Chloe Hamilton  Erne paddlers chair 

Well Done to you all every single one of ypu fantastic ladies in our sector deserve to be named on this list. Congratulations again and stay across our Twitter Page @socentni and our Instagram Page @socentni for posts throughout the day. Please retweet and share the stories using the #IWD2021