Zita Adut Deng Ngor is the CEO of Women’ Legal Service (SA), a specialist not-for profit providing legal services to women across the state of South Australia. Zita Ngor has an active interest in working with and advocating on behalf of disadvantaged groups within society. In 2001 she received a Centenary Medal for service to the community and in 2013 she was selected to one of three NGO delegates to the Australian Government Delegation to the Commission on the Status of Women 57. She was selected to be part of the delegation due to her expertise on violence against women. This year Zita was selected as one of the 40 under 40 young business entrepreneurs in South Australia. She was also a recipient of the 2019 Robyn Layton Award, from the Women’s Lawyers Association of South Australia.
Zita will be speaking on the panel ' The Challenge of Change' on Thursday 13 February