Stephanie (Steve) SHIRLEY

Biography

Gender Female
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1933-09-16
Education Sir John Cass Coll London (BSc)
Publications Publications Sponsor: Designing for Special Needs, The Art of Prior's Court School, History of Autism, Let IT Go (memoir); articles in professional jls
Recreations wishful thinking
Clubs Royal Soc of Med
Style Dame Stephanie Shirley, DBE
Career PO Res Station Dollis Hill 1951-59, CDL 1959-62; Xansa (previously FI Gp plc, latterly acquired by Steria): fndr dir 1962-93, ceded control to workforce 1991, pres 1993-2007, memb CSR Advsy Bd Steria 2008; non-exec dir: AEA Technology plc (formerly UKAEA) 1992-2000, Tandem Computers Inc 1992-97, John Lewis Partnership plc 1999-2001; European Advsy Bd Korn/Ferry Int 2001-04; chair Women of Influence 1993; vice-pres City & Guilds Inst 2000-05; memb: Computer, Systems and Electronics Requirements Bd 1979-81, Electronics and Avionics Requirements Bd 1981-83, Cncl Work Fndn 1984-90, NCVQ 1986-89, Br-N American Ctee 1991-2001, Cncl 1992 Cwlth Studies Conf; founding ambass for philanthropy 2009-10; RITA Award (recognition of IT achievement) 1985, Inst of Mgmnt Gold Medal 1991, Mountbatten Medal 1999, Autism Advocate Award 2013; US Nat Women's Hall of Fame 1995, Beacon Fellowship 2003, Br Computer Soc Lifetime Achievement Award 2004, Spears 2010; tstee Help The Aged 1987-90; pres: Br Computer Soc 1989-90; fndr: The Kingwood Tst 1994, The Shirley Fndn 1996-, Prior's Ct Fndn 1997, Autism Cymru 2001, Autistica (formerly Autism Speaks) 2004-; co-fndr Ambassadorsforphilanthropy.com 2011; patron: Disablement Income Gp 1989-2001, Centre for Tomorrow's Company 1997-; memb Cncl Buckingham Univ 1993-96, fell Ct of Benefactors Univ of Oxford 2001-, companion Guild of Cambridge Benefactors 2006-; Freeman City of London 1987, Master Worshipful Co of Info Technologists 1992-93; fndn fell Balliol Coll Oxford 2001; hon fellowships or doctorates from 23 English univs and 4 Scottish univs; Hon FCGI 1989, FBCS 1971, CCMI (CIMgt 1984), CEng 1990, FREng 2001
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