The finalists for the Women of Influence awards for 2015 have been announced.
Former Wellington mayor and Labour MP Fran Wilde was the local and regional winner in 2013.
Young corporate lawyer Althea Carbon is passionate about using digital innovation to help charities.
If you could go back in time, what advice would you give to your teenage self?
Mahsa Mohaghegh has a PhD in computer engineering, and was 2013 Women of Influence Emerging Leader.