The Women's College Council

Governance

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 two committees: Finance and Governance.

View the College By-Laws.

Chair of Council


Ms Samantha Gavel
BA GAICD

NSW Privacy Commissioner. Member of College 1982-84.

Deputy Chair of Council

Sally Auld

Dr Sally Auld
BEc (Hons) MEc PhD GAICD

Chief Investment Officer, JBWere. Member of College 1990-93.

Treasurer of Council


Mr Peter Wilson
BCom (Hons) LLB

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Councillors

Ms Justine Beaumont
BA LLB

Barrister, Nigel Bowen Chambers. Member of College 1986-88.

Jennifer Davidson

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

Non Executive Director

Ms Honor McFadyen
BEc GAICD

Non Executive Director. Member of College 1983.

Ms Judy Mills
BA LLB GradDip LegalPractice GAIDC

Member of College 1984.

Ms Jane Oakeshott
BA LLB DipEd GAICD

Precinct Manager (Health), Campus Infrastructure & Services, University of Sydney. Member of College 1979-83, Senior Student 1983.

Ms Alexandra Shehadie
BA LLB MPubAdmin

Director of Projects, Elizabeth Broderick & Co.

Ms Sue Weston PSM
BSc GradDip Accounting GAICD FCPA CA

CEO Comcare. Member of College 1980-82.

Ex-Officio Members

Dr Tiffany Donnelly
BA (Hons) MA PhD

Principal of The Women’s College.

Associate Professor Tony Masters
BSc(Hon 1) Melb, PhD ANU, FRACI CChem Hon Fellow UWS

Chair of Academic Board, University of Sydney

Ms Lucinda Garling
BCom/BA CA

President, Women’s College Alumnae. Member of College, 2003-04.


Ms Lily Towers
Senior Student 2020.

Member of College since 2018.