Havergal College Announces New Principal

Havergal College Announces New Principal

2/13/19—Havergal College has announced the appointment of Catherine Misson, effective August 2019, as the school’s 12th Principal in its 125-year history.

Misson is an accomplished educator with over two decades of experience. She has led a progressive evolution of learning across the Junior, Middle, and Senior Years Programs at Melbourne Girls Grammar, where she has been Principal since 2008. Throughout her career, she has demonstrated a commitment to fostering positive learning environments unique to the development of girls, one example being the Artemis Centre, Melbourne Girls Grammar’s facility for the well-being of girls, which opened under Mission’s guidance.

Martha Cohen Simmons, Chair of the Havergal Board of Governors, describes Misson as “an energetic and dynamic leader” and a “passionate and articulate big-picture thinker who will carry the torch onward for Havergal.”