Geneva 2019 Employee Award Finalists

Congratulations to the finalists of the 2019 Geneva End Of Year Awards!

These awards are presented annually to recognise employees who make a significant difference in their everyday work and show an outstanding demonstration of Geneva’s company values: Care, Passion, Aspiration, Leadership and Health, supported by an overarching theme of caring like Family. These values underpin all the organisation does, and employees are encouraged to bring each value to life in their work.

Winners will be announced on Friday, November 29th. Best of luck to all of our finalists!

Care Award

Always shows excellent customer service, is always responsive and communicates well. Has empathy and is always willing to help others. They make you feel valued and remember the little things.


  • Caitlin Tennant
  • Rhiannon Morgan
  • Ivy Liu
  • Pam Dallow
  • Stephen Keyte

 Passion Award

For the employee who demonstrates a real enthusiasm, dedication and passion for what they do. Always goes the extra mile and is always positive.


  • Tarsha Kirk
  • Hannah Ladyman
  • Troy Dibble
  • Paul Mutia
  • Louissiana Racelis

Aspiration Award

For the employee who demonstrates real pride in, and ambition for excellence for their job, company and the people we serve. They will work hard to achieve goals, always willing to learn more, achieve more and be the best they can.


  • Catherine Bryham
  • Mike Nguyen
  • Shane King
  • Chris Cooper
  • Theresa McEntee

Emerging Leader Award

For the employee who demonstrates leadership qualities and is an emerging leader in the organisation. They will display some or all of the following characteristics: determination and the will to succeed, a willingness to learn, the initiative to pursue an idea, trusting and empowering teammates, is a hard worker, shows integrity and has fun.


  • Lupe Vete
  • Ashleigh Blair
  • Gemma Clark
  • Dharshikah Amirthalingam
  • Richard Sissingh 

Leadership Award

For the employee who demonstrates leadership qualities, professionalism, innovation and ideas. Carries a positive attitude, can inspire others and stays calm under pressure. Always seamlessly gets the job done, has a desire for constant improvement and a belief in achieving extraordinary things.


  • Merilyn Manik
  • Jodi Harper
  • Diane Jones
  • Vikki Perana
  • Sarah Stevens 

Health Award

For the employee who is a specialist in their role, demonstrates the best service delivery, capability, capacity and has excellent knowledge of our services, policies and standards.


  • Minachi Naidu
  • Jodi Harper
  • Joel Soma
  • Diane Jones
  • Kate Tubby 

Family Award

The Family Award is to recognise those who live our company values every day, and reflect these in their work.


  • Heather Mose
  • Sarah Stevens
  • Sahil Pratap
  • Ashleigh Blair
  • Claudine Laupa

CEO Award

For the employee who consistently produces outstanding results, inspires everyone around them, and goes above and beyond for their Geneva Family.


  • To be announced on the 29th of November…

Best Support Worker Award

For encouraging Clients to push past the status quo, empowering them to overcome barriers that might get in the way, and providing real support that helps them live their best life.

  • Vevila Veikoso
  • Anya Bouman 
  • Jodi Blackford 
  • Naho Takeuchi 
  • Anna Hayes  

Best Temp Award

Demonstrates real pride in their work, shows empathy and reliability, is proactive and has a positive attitude, always willing to learn more or go the extra mile.   


  • Jillian Jones
  • Ngahuia Washer
  • Rachel Manly
  • David Cairns
  • Hannah Finnemore


Good luck to all our finalists and well done to everyone who was nominated for an award this year.