The College is constituted under an Act of the NSW Parliament, Women’s College Act 1902. Its governing body, the Women’s College Council, is responsible for overall management of the College. It consists of ten elected councillors, a treasurer, and four ex-officio councillors.
The Council has three committees: Building & Development, Finance and Governance.
View the College By-Laws.
Ms Samantha Gavel BA GAICD
Deputy Chair of Council. National Health Practitioner Ombudsman and Privacy Commissioner. Member of College 1982-84.
Mr Leo E Tutt OAM FCA FCPA FAIM FAICD
Treasurer of Council. Honorary Fellow of the University of Sydney.
Dr Jenny Allum BSc DipEd MA DLitt
Head of School, SCEGGS Darlinghurst.
Dr Sally Auld BEc (Hons) MEc PhD
Managing Director and Head, Australian/New Zealand Fixed Income and FX Strategy, J.P. Morgan. Member of College 1990-93.
Ms Justine Beaumont BA LLB
Barrister, Nigel Bowen Chambers. Member of College 1986-88.
Dr Jennifer Davidson MBBS FACEM
Emergency Physician, Director of Emergency Medicine Training, Liverpool Hospital; Conjoint Senior Lecturer, University of NSW. Member of College 1990-92.
Mr Hugh Donaldson BA
Director, Donaldson Burston Pty Ltd
Ms Honor McFadyen BEc
Managing Director, Institutional Client Group, Deutsche Bank Australia. Member of College 1983.
Ms Judy Mills BA LLB GradDip LegalPractice
Chief of Staff, Westpac Group Executive, Human Resources, Corporate Affairs and Sustainability. Member of College 1984.
Mr David Wakeley BEc FCA FAICD
CEO Autopia Management.
Mr Peter Wilson BCom (Hons) LLB
Managing Director, Greenhill Australia
Advisor to College Council
Dr Amanda Bell, BA DipEd PhD FACE FAIM FAICD
Principal of The Women’s College
Prof Marian Baird AO BEc (Hons) DipEd PhD
University of Sydney Senate Member
Ms Jordan Yang-Eaves
Senior Student 2017. Member of College since 2015.