CENTRAL CHANCERY OF THE ORDERS OF KNIGHTHOOD
St. James's Palace, London SW1
11 June 2011
The QUEEN has been graciously pleased, on the occasion of the Celebration of Her Majesty's Birthday, to give orders for the following promotions in, and appointments to the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire:
To be Ordinary Commanders of the Civil Division of the said Most
ATKIN, Edward. For services to Industry and to charity through the Atkin Foundation.
AULD, Ms Rosie, Head Orthoptist, Birmingham and Midland Eye Centre and Honorary Chair, British and Irish Orthoptic Society. For services to Healthcare.
AYRES, Ms Gillian, O.B.E. For services to Art.
BAXTER, Alan James. For services to Engineering and to Conservation.
BILLINGHAM, Miss Catherine, Project Director, Health Led Parenting and First Years of Life, Department of Health.
BIRTWELL, Ms Celia, Designer. For services to the Fashion Industry.
BRAWN, William James, Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgeon, Birmingham Children's Hospital. For services to Medicine.
BROWN, Dr. John Robert, Chairman, Roslin Foundation. For services to Science.
BROWNLIE, Professor John, Emeritus Professor of Veterinary Pathology, Royal Veterinary College. For services to Science.
BYRNE, Ms Catherine Felicity, Deputy Director, Office for Security and Counter-Terrorism, Home Office.
CARPENTER, Dr. Margaret Jennifer Murray, Consultant in Public Health Medicine, Department of Health.
CLARK, Christopher Richard Nigel, Non-Executive Chairman, Urenco. For services to Industry.
CLARKE, Alan, Chief Executive, One North East. For services to Regeneration.
COCKRAM, Elizabeth Anne, Mrs. For services to the Voluntary Sector.
DAVIES, Mark, Director, Health Inequalities and Partnership, Department of Health.
DAVIES, Professor William, Director, Centre for Sustainable Agriculture, Lancaster University. For services to Science.
DRAPER, Dr. Melvyn Stuart, lately Head, Non-Proliferation, Department of Energy and Climate Change.
EDWARDS, Ms Jenny, Chief Executive, Homeless Link. For services to Disadvantaged People.
ELIAS, Professor Peter, Professor of Employment Research, University of Warwick. For services to Social Science.
FARNDON, Professor Peter Anthony, Director, National Genetics Education and Development Centre and Consultant Clinical Geneticist, Birmingham. For service to Medicine.
FERRY, Bryan, Singer and Songwriter. For services to Music.
FIRTH, Colin, Actor. For services to Drama.
GAZZARD, Professor Brian George, Professor of HIV Medicine and Clinical Research Director for HIV/GUM, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, London. For services to Medicine.
GOLBY, Dr. Paul, Chief Executive Officer, E.ON UK. For services to the Energy Industry.
GOUDIE, Stanley James, lately Chief Inspector, Education and Training Inspectorate, Department of Education, Northern Ireland Executive.
GRANDAGE, Michael, Artistic Director, Donmar Warehouse. For services to Drama.
GREENWELL, Joseph, Chairman, Ford of Britain. For services to the Automotive Industry.
GUDJONSSON, Professor Gisli Hannes. For services to Clinical Psychology.
HARDY, Miss Serena Mary Sara, Director, Personal Tax Benefits and Credits and Corporate Services, Solicitor's Office, London, H.M. Revenue and Customs.
HILL, Terence Malcolm, Chairman, Arup Group Trusts. For services to Civil Engineering.
HOOD, Professor Christopher Cropper, Gladstone Professor of Government, University of Oxford and Fellow, All Souls College. For services to Social Science.
HOWSE, Dr. Michael Gilbert James William, O.B.E., Senior Consultant, Rolls-Royce plc. For services to Engineering.
HUDDLESTON, Trevor William, Director, Strategy Directorate, Department for Work and Pensions.
HUFFAM, Mark, Producer. For services to the Film and Television Industries.
HUGHES, Penny, Mrs., President, Advertising Association. For services to the Media Industry.
HUMM, Robert, Director, Litigation, Solicitor's Office, H.M. Revenue and Customs, London.
ISAAC, David, Chairman, Stonewall. For services to Equality and Diversity.
JACOB, Charles William, M.B.E. For charitable services.
JAMES, Peter John, lately Principal, London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art. For services to the Arts.
JAMES, Professor Wendy Rosalind, Emeritus Professor of Social Anthropology, University of Oxford. For services to Scholarship.
JEFFREY, Dianne Michele, Mrs., D.L. For public service.
JONES, Professor Merfyn, lately Vice-Chancellor, Bangor University. For services to Higher Education in Wales.
JOWITT, Professor Paul William, Professor of Civil Engineering Systems, Heriot Watt University and President, Institution of Civil Engineers. For services to Technology.
KEMP, Richard Charles, Vice Chairman, Local Government Association. For public service.
KILLICK, Ms Judith Ann, Executive Director, Judicial Studies College, Ministry of Justice.
KING, Justin Matthew, Chief Executive, J. Sainsbury plc. For services to the Retail Industry.
KIRKHAM, Her Honour Frances Margaret. For services to the Legal Profession and to the Administration of Justice.
KNIGHT, John, J.P. For services to People with Disabilities.
KNOTT, Dr. Judith Mary, Director, CT International, and Anti-Avoidance, H.M. Revenue and Customs.
LAVIN, Deborah, Mrs., Principal, Isle of Wight College. For services to Further Education.
LENG, Dr. Gillian Catherine, Chief Operating Officer, NHS Evidence and Deputy Chief Executive, National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence. For services to the NHS.
LOB-LEVYT, Dr. Julian. For services to Global Health.
MAYHEW, David Lionel, Chairman, J. P. Morgan Cazenove. For services to the Financial Services Industry.
MCDONOUGH, John, Chief Executive, Carillion plc. For services to the Construction Industry.
MCDOWELL, Ms Kathryn, D.L., Managing Director, London Symphony Orchestra. For services to Music.
MCGUIRK, Anthony James, Q.F.S.M., Chief Fire Officer, Merseyside Fire and Rescue Service. For services to Local Government.
MILLS, Isobel, Mrs., lately Deputy Director, People and Communities, Government Office for Yorkshire and the Humber, Department for Communities and Local Government.
MORAHAN, Christopher Thomas, Director. For services to Drama.
NAIRNE, Alexander Robert, Director, National Portrait Gallery. For services to the Arts.
NEYROUD, Peter William, Q.P.M., Chief Constable and Chief Executive Officer, National Policing Improvement Agency. For services to the Police.
PAHL, Professor Jan. For services to Social Science.
PARFITT, Christopher William, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, General Motors UK Ltd. For services to the Automotive Industry.
PATEL, Mayur Parsuram, Team Leader, Litigation, Treasury Solicitor's Department.
PETCHEY, Jack, O.B.E., Founder, Jack Petchey Foundation for Young People. For charitable services.
PIGOTT, Margaret Louise (Maggy), Mrs., lately Executive Director, Judicial, Studies Board, Ministry of Justice.
PRYCE, Ian Michael, Principal, Bedford College. For services to Further Education.
QUINAULT, James Hiljamar Rene, Head, Defence, Diplomacy and Intelligence Team, H.M. Treasury.
QUINN, Mary, Mrs., Head of the Child Maintenance and Enforcement Division, Department for Social Development, Northern Ireland Executive.
READ, Dr. Martin Peter. For services to the Public Sector and to Business.
RENNIE, Dr. James Stark, lately Dean of Postgraduate Dental Education. For services to Dentistry.
ROBERTS, Richard Noel, O.B.E. For services to Optometry.
ROGERS, Barbara, Mrs., Headteacher, St. Patrick's Roman Catholic High School and Arts College, Salford. For services to local and national Education.
ROGERS, Peter Lloyd. Group Chief Executive, Babcock International Group plc. For services to the Defence Industry.
SIMONS, Ms Joanna Lesley, Chief Executive, Oxfordshire County Council. For services to Local Government.
SIMPSON, Dr. Judith, Head of Parliament and Constitution Division, Cabinet Office.
GIBSON-SMITH, Dr. Christopher Shaw, Chairman, London Stock Exchange. For services to Business.
DAVIS-SMITH, Dr. Justin. For services to the Voluntary Sector.
SOWTER, Patricia Beatrice, Mrs., Principal, Cuckoo Hall Academy, London Borough of Enfield. For services to local and national Education.
STEPHENS, Mark Howard. For services to the Legal Profession and to the Arts.
STOTT, Andrew Charles, lately Director, Transparency and Digital Engagement, Cabinet Office.
SULEIMAN, Professor Yasir, Professor of Modern Arabic Studies, King's College, University of Cambridge. For services to Scholarship.
THOMAS, Professor Elaine, Vice-Chancellor, University for the Creative Arts. For services to Higher Education.
THOMAS, Professor Jennifer Anne, Professor of Particle Physics, University College London. For services to Science.
THURLEY, Dr. Simon John, Chief Executive, English Heritage. For services to Conservation.
WADSWORTH, Antony Ronald. For services to the Music Industry.
WAKELING, Victor Noel Stanley. For services to Sports Broadcasting.
WALLER, Philip Anthony, Senior District Judge, Family Division. For services to the Administration of Justice.
WATKINS, Edward Maurice, Chairman, Charitable Fundraising Board, Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. For charitable services.
WAY, David, Deputy Chief Executive, National Apprenticeship Service, Department for Business, Innovation and Skills.
WHITEFIELD, Gavin, Chief Executive, North Lanarkshire Council. For services to Local Government.
WHITTY, Professor Geoffrey James, lately Director, Institute of Education, University of London. For services to Teacher Education.
WILLIAMS, Professor Brian Owen, lately President, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow. For services to Medicine.
WOOD, Alan Thorpe Richard, Director of Children's Services, London Borough of Hackney. For services to Education and to Local Government.
WRIGHT, William Thompson, O.B.E. For services to the Bus industry in Northern Ireland.