2020 – Maureen Andrews

Cape Thomas Vineyards Pty Ltd

Maureen was a Women in Business & Regional Development Committee Member and Chair from 1998-2006. Her work on the network was driven by the desire to encourage women to develop their business ideas and take up leadership roles

Maureen has over forty years’ experience in hands-on small business management including being the Principal of her own consulting firm which, for over 20 years, provided a range of consultancy services to business and government, particularly Human Resource Management, regional workforce planning and regional development.

In 1996, Maureen was a South Australian delegate to International Women in Agriculture Conference in Washington D.C.

Maureen served for 8 years as a Ministerial appointment to the South East Catchment Water Management Board and is currently the chair of the Mid South East Irrigators Association. Now semi-retired, Maureen is still actively involved in the family’s enterprises which include prime lamb production, wine production and marketing.

Married with two adult sons, Maureen greatly enjoys the company of her four grandchildren.