CLIC Sargent Chief Executive Lorraine Clifton commented: “Daphne is a remarkable chair who is trusted and admired by all who know her, and is utterly committed to the children and young people with cancer who CLIC Sargent supports.
“She manages to balance the serious responsibility of chairmanship with charm, grace and compassion while always putting the needs of her charities’ beneficiaries first.
“I feel sure that everyone at CLIC Sargent will be delighted to hear that she has received this honour.”
Daphne Pullen became Chair of the Board of Trustees of CLIC Sargent in May 2006.
Daphne Pullen commented: “I am thrilled and deeply grateful to have been awarded this honour both on my own behalf and that of CLIC Sargent, whose vital work I am so passionate about.”