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The governing body of Women's is The College Council. Chaired by Dr Sallyanne Atkinson AO, the Council has 10 members and meets six times per year.
Specific responsibilities of the Council include:

  • Setting and clarifying Women’s mission and purpose
  • Ensuring Women’s has the resources it needs to fulfil its mission
  • Appointing the Head of College, supporting the Head and evaluating their performance
  • Supporting the College’s engagement in sound strategic planning
  • Ensuring good institutional management including a unique fiduciary role in finance and budgeting, endowment and investment management

The Women’s College Council members are:

Chair Dr Sallyanne Atkinson AO* (nee Kerr)
Vice President Emeritus Professor Susan Hamilton*
Treasurer Ms Patrice Sherrie














Mr Kelvin Crump

Mr Robert Allan
Emeritus Professor Jan Delpratt AM*
Professor Fred D’Agostino FAHA                                     
Mrs Kim Lyons* (nee Emery)
Mr Maurie McNarn AO
Dr Kerry Raymond
Adjunct Professor Iyla Davies

The Student Club President and Second Year Representative

observe at and contribute to Council meetings.

* Indicates Women’s College alumnae

Women’s also honours its past leaders through Honorary Fellowships… Read more