Australian Council for Educational Leaders Queensland Branch (ACELQ) honours educational leaders who, in the view of their colleagues, have made a significant contribution to the understanding and practices of the teaching profession and educational leadership.


2019 QLD Awards Ceremony

Recipients are presented with awards at the ACELQ Awards Celebration function amongst colleagues, family and friends. The details for this year's ceremony can be found below.

Date: Tuesday 17 August 2021
Time: 5:00pm - 8:30pm
Venue: St Aidan’s Anglican Girls School, 11 Ruthven St Corinda, Brisbane
Click here to register online

We are pleased to announce our 2021 awardees:

THE MILLER-GRASSIE AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING LEADERSHIP IN EDUCATION
Dr Lee-Anne Perry AM FACEL

THE EXCELLENCE IN EDUCATIONAL LEADERSHIP AWARD
Sharon Collins
Kort Goodman
Bronwyn Johnstone
Kay Kirkman

ACEL QLD FELLOWSHIP AWARD
Alexander Mason
James Midgley
Toni Riordan
Louise Vella-Cox

THE INSPIRING EDUCATOR AWARD
Debra Schuler

THE EMERGING EDUCATIONAL LEADERSHIP AWARD
Julian Wenke
Dajana Zec

THE INDIGENOUS LEADERSHIP AWARD
Chris Bartlett
Phyllis Marsh

THE PIVOTAL PEOPLE LEADERSHIP AWARD
Joni Cameron
Madonna Potter
Claire Preston

Gold Coast Pivotal People Organising Team:
Elizabeth Benson FACELQ, Nicole Elkins, Wendy McKay, Olivia Ross

THE RESEARCH IN EDUCATIONAL LEADERSHIP AND MANAGEMENT AWARD
Dr Damien Barry
Ashley Moor
Dr Paul Teys

THE MEDIA AWARD
Dr Judith Locke

EDUCATIONAL LEADERSHIP COMMENDATION AWARD
Dr Suraiya Abdul Hameed

Ormiston College Student Wellbeing Team:
Craig Askin, Sandra Middleton, Erin Ware