Annamarie Jamieson

Annamarie firmly believes that everyone has the right to contribute to society, to follow a passion, and to be connected to our communities in some shape or form.

In her position as the People & Culture Director for, she launched and implemented the award-winning Creative Spirit programme, which gives young adults with intellectual disabilities a chance to contribute to society in a meaningful way.

This was followed by The Coffee CO-OP, Stuff’s Auckland office cafe, which is staffed by deaf baristas, and received the 2017 Attitude ACC Employer Award, and in the same year was a Diversity and Inclusion Leadership Award Finalist.

She also won Fairfax Media’s inaugural Women of Influence Community Leader award in recognition of this work, which supports the employment of people with disabilities.