A campaigner who has battled for women's rights in the boardroom had been made a CBE in the Queen's Birthday Honours.
Susan Vinnicombe, from Milton Keynes, runs a research centre at Cranfield University focusing on women's representation in business and women leaders. She has written ten books and over one hundred articles, reports and conference papers.The full list of honours for Milton Keynes is below.
Ms Janice Evelyn FLAWN Founder, PJ Care. For services to the Care Home Business and Charitable Fundraising. (Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire)
Professor Susan VINNICOMBE, OBE Director, International Centre for Women Leaders, Cranfield University. For services to Gender Equality. (Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire)
Derek HARVEY Group Partnership Manager, Work Services Directorate, Department for Work and Pensions. For services to Employment and Partnership Working in London. (Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire)David James Robert HILL Chief Executive, Milton Keynes Council. For services to Local Government. (Ashford, Kent)
Neil BARNFATHER. For services to the Telecommunications Industry and People with Visual Impairments. (Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire)
Alistair BORLAND. Lately Special Superintendent, Thames Valley Police Special Constabulary. For services to Policing. (Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire)Luing Henry COWLEY. For services to the community in Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire.
(Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire)
BRITISH EMPIRE MEDAL
Ms Eleanor Louise GINGELL For services to the community and Mrs Marland Neighbourhood Planning in Northampton. (Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire)