Fellow of NZEALS
An NZEALS Fellowship represents the highest honour able to be bestowed by NZEALS on a member of the society. As such, the Fellowship honours members who have played a significant and meritorious part in the development of quality educational leadership and administration in New Zealand.
Meritorious Service Award
Awarded to members who have carried out substantial service to NZEALS
In 2015 the award was made by NZEALS' Waikato branch to long standing member and president for the past four years, Dr Rachel McNae.
Rachel models exemplary leadership in her current role as Branch President. Throughout her time in this role, she has worked tirelessly to connect school leaders and education colleagues to the branch and to explore innovative branch activities.