2020 Queen’s Birthday honours

The Australian Institute of Architects is pleased to advise that the following people were recognised as part of the 2020 Queen’s Birthday honours.

Genevieve Overell, an independent director of the Australian Institute of Architects national board, has been appointed a Member of the Order of Australia (AM) for “significant service to the community through roles with a range of organisations”.

Esther Charlesworth, founding director of Architects Without Frontiers Australia, has been appointed a Member of the Order of Australia (AM). She is recognised for her “significant service to architecture, to education and to the community of the Asia-Pacific region”.

Naomi Gay Milgrom was awarded Officer of the Order of Australia (AO) for “eminent service to the community through philanthropic leadership and support for the promotion of the arts, architecture, design excellence and cultural exchange, and to business”.

Congratulations to these prominent figures in the architecture community on their achievements.

Genevieve Overell AM