The National Association of Women in Construction (NAWIC) has appointed three new members to its Board of Directors: Rebecca Dickson, Fiona Doherty and Alison Price. Helen Badger has also been re-elected to the Board for another two-year term.

Helen Badger, NAWIC’s outgoing national chairperson, says “Rebecca, Fiona and Alison have long been associated with NAWIC having held various roles at their respective Chapter levels. We have no doubt they will be tremendous assets to the Board as we further NAWIC’s mission to be the advocate organization for women in the construction industry.” 

The NAWIC Board also thanked outgoing members Catherine Hart and Hayley Cassidy. “We would like to extend our sincere appreciation to Catherine and Hayley for their service, insights and contribution over the past two years. We wish them well in all their future endeavours. In addition, we would like to thank our outgoing Chairperson, Helen Badger, for her leadership and dedication to the role.”

Rebecca Dickson has worked with NAWIC since 2010, and has held various positions including the Victorian Chapter’s Education Committee chair, board director representing Victoria and company secretary. From 2015 to 2017, she held the position of chapter president for Victoria.

Fiona Doherty has been involved with NAWIC’s ACT Chapter since 2008. She was the Chapter’s treasurer from 2008 to 2011 and was a board director representing ACT in 2011 and has been pivotal in the Chapter’s growth from both a sponsorship and member benefit perspective. She also brings extensive operational experience gained as a Board member for various not-for-profit organisations.

For the last three years Alison Price has been the president of NAWIC’s Queensland Chapter. Prior to this she held the position of chapter secretary, her achievements during her time as President of the Queensland Chapter include finalisation of the NAWIC Northern Territory Chapter as well as the establishment of the ‘Women on Tools’ Committee.

Helen Badger joined NAWIC in 2008 and held various positions within the ACT Chapter including president and board director. For the past two years, Helen has been NAWIC’s national chairperson.

The National Association of Women in Construction (NAWIC) has appointed three new members to its Board of Directors (from top left & clockwise): Helen Badger, Fiona Doherty, Alison Price and Rebecca Dickson have been re-elected to the Board for another two-year term.