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Walton, Sylvia J (1941 - )

FRGS, FACE, FACEA, FAPC, AO, 2014 Victorian Honour Roll of Women

Born
16 January 1941
Occupation
Chancellor, Educator, Vice-Chancellor and Headmistress

Summary

Anne Walton, daughter of Ronald Ferguson and Ellen Betty Collis, was educated at both Sydney and La Trobe Universities. From 1982 to 1999 she was Principal of Tintern Anglican Girls' Grammar School, following which she became Principal of the Tintern Schools (Ringwood East, Victoria), comprising Tintern Anglican Girls' Grammar School and Southwood Boys' Grammar School.

Walton was Deputy Chancellor of La Trobe University from 1997 and Chancellor from 2006 until 2011. She was also a member of the Invergowrie Foundation.

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Events

2003
Officer (AO) in the General Division of the Order of Australia - Received for her leadership and education at secondary and tertiary levels
2006 - 2011
Chancellor - La Trobe University
2014
Inducted onto Victorian Honour Roll of Women

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