Operations Team

Michael Mueller
Executive Chef

Mr Michael Mueller  is a qualified European trained chef and was appointed Executive Chef in 2020.

He is responsible for the design, planning and preparation of all aspects of catering for residents, conferences and functions. He is assisted by the Sous Chef, kitchen staff and dining room attendants.

Mr Michael Mueller has trained and worked in numerous 5-star award-winning hotels. He has more than 40 years’ experience in hospitality with a masters degree as a Chef in hotel management from the Hotel Management School in Heidelberg, Germany.

Mr Mueller has worked in Europe, England, Australia, China and South East Asia.

Barbara Brockhurst

Barbara Brockhurst

Diploma in Copy Editing/Proof Reading – Mrs Barbara Hampson was appointed as House Keeper in 2007. Barbara worked for 20 years within the Department of Education Queensland prior to commencing at The Women’s College.

She is responsible for co-ordination of all the College cleaning staff who manage the high quality interior cleaning of all College facilities.

Mick Gallegos

Michael Gallegos
Facilities Manager

Mr Gallegos joined the College in 2016. He is responsible for the care and preservation of all College facilities and grounds.

Kitchen Staff

Our dedicated and professional food and beverage staff produce over 180,000 meals for our residents. All dietary requirements are catered for and the kitchen provides a wide range of international culinary cuisines.


Keeping seven residential wings, substantial grounds and visitor facilities operating smoothly is no mean feat. Fortunately our facilities team are more than able to proactively manage all the grounds, maintenance and upgrades for the whole College.

Housekeeping Staff

This amazing team not only keep everything clean and tidy, but are in daily contact with the girls helping them settle into their new physical environment.

Night Porters

Our Night Porters provide security and administration after hours for residents and conference guests. They are a valued presence by our residents.