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Honourary Award Recipients

Honorary Fellows of the Waikato Institute of Technology

Sir Edmund Hillary2002
Sir William Gallagher2002
Dame Jocelyn Fish, DNZM, CBE, JP2003
Bill Foreman2003
Mike Chunn2004
Brian Perry2004
Oswald (Ossie) James O.B.E., D.C.N.Z.M.2005
Te Arikinui Dame Te Ātairangikaahu ONZ DBE2006
John Gallagher CNZM, K St J, JP2007
Laurie Pilling MBE2007
Jerry Rickman2008
Dr Andy West2009
John Spencer2011
Sir Henry van der Heyden2011
Professor Jiliu Zhou2012
Josh Emett2012
Gordon Chesterman2013
John Cook2014

Honorary Degrees Of The Waikato Institute Of Technology

Sir Edmund HillaryMSc (Sport and Exercise Science)2002
Sir Patrick HoganMSc (Sport and Exercise Science)2002
Colin MeadsMSc (Sport and Exercise Science)2003
Maxine HodgsonBachelor of Applied Social Science2005
Annah StrettonM Arts2006
Ruth AitkenMSc (Sport and Exercise Science)2006
Keith (Midge) Marsden Dip SST, MNZMM Arts (Music)2007
Daniel VettoriMSc (Sport and Exercise Science)2010
Irene van DykMSc (Sport and Exercise Science)2010
Lynda and Jools Topp
(aka The Topp Twins)
M Arts (Music)2010
Bernie CrosbyBachelor of Business Studies2010
Venetia ShersonM Arts2011
Monica LeggatMSc (Sport and Exercise Science)2012
Richard O'BrienM Arts2013
Anthea SimcockBachelor of Social Science (Social Work)2015​

Waikato Institute of Technology Medal

Hare PukeKaumātua2003
Peter JohnsonPrincipal of Waikato Technical Institute and Waikato Polytechnic
1982 - 1995
2005
David Peart JPEnvironment Waikato Councillor, former Wintec Council Chairman, Hamilton City Councillor and Waikato District Councillor2007
Kevin SweeneyLong serving staff member of Wintec & Mobile Technology Outreach Artechmobile Unit Manager2009
Dale WilliamsOtorohanga Mayor and founder of the Otorohanga Trade Centre2010
David FredericksenFounder and Chair, Convex Plastics2015
Richard HillCo-founder, ​Former Managing Director and Chairman, Chow:Hill Architects2015
Peter StarkGeneral Manager, Montana Catering2015
Maureen SpeedyNurse Manager, Waikato Family Centre2015​​