New Year’s Honours – 2019 (West Yorkshire)

Order of the Bath

Companions of the Order of the Bath

Richard Ian WEST
Disability Services and Dispute Resolution Director, Department for Work and Pensions.
For public service.

Order of the British Empire

Commanders of the Order of the British Empire

Robert Alan HESLETT
Chair, Personal Support Unit.
For services to Access to Justice for Litigants in Person.

Duncan Wade JACQUES
Chief Executive Officer, Exceed Academies Trust.
For services to Education.

Officers of the Order of the British Empire

Ruby Khalid BHATTI
For services to Young People and Housing.

Carol Ann BROOKS
Lately Chief Examiner, CACHE.
For services to Early Years Education.

Christopher John BROWN DL
Chair of Council, University of Huddersfield.
For services to Higher Education.

Brendan Joseph HENEGHAN
Principal, William Henry Smith School, West Yorkshire.
For services to Special Educational Needs.

Professor Simon Peter Jabir KAY
Consultant Plastic Surgeon, Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust.
For services to Complex Reconstructive Hand Surgery including Hand Transplantation.

Shahed Saleem TARIQ
Deputy Director of Children and Families, Leeds City Council.
For services to Children’s Services in Leeds.

Members of the Order of the British Empire

Margaret Elizabeth ATKINSON
For services to the Church and the community in Huddersfield, West Yorkshire.

Rifhat MALIK
For services to Muslim Women and to charity.

Honorary President, Leeds Gypsy and Traveller Exchange.
For services to Gypsies and Travellers.

Claire Marie O’HARA
For services to Canoeing.

For services to Women, Young People, Interfaith and Community Relations

Stefanie Katherine STEAD
Regional Chair, Yorkshire and Humber Construction Industry Council and Principal, Stead & Co.
For services to Architecture and the Construction Industry.

Medal of the Order of the British Empire

Karen Anne COBB
Regional Operational Leader, HM Revenue and Customs.
For services to Taxpayers.

For services to Libraries.

For services the community in Golcar, West Yorkshire.

Peter Gerald WILKES
For services to Tennis.