September 17, 2018
Lisa Ridgedale was recently asked to be a part of the judging panel for the 2018 Michelle Pockey Leadership Award, an award created by Business in Vancouver and Minerva BC in memory of the late Michelle Pockey. Michelle was a prominent figure in the community as well as an accomplished lawyer in her field who was dedicated to making a positive difference in the world. Lisa had the great privilege of being friends with Michelle before her passing and is honoured to have been chosen for the award’s judging panel.
The Michelle Pockey Leadership Award will consider Indigenous women, single mothers and women pursuing law, Indigenous or environmental studies, among others, and is intended to support some aspect of the award winner’s pursuit of post-secondary education. Click here for more information.