Joanna Baevski is the granddaughter of Russian migrant Simcha Baevski, better known as Sidney Myer.
The only daughter of Prue Boyd (q.v.) and Kenneth Myer, Joanna Baevski is a Director of The Myer Foundation. She is Vice-President of the Governance Committee, and a member of the Social Justice Committee, the Water Committee and the Environment Grant Making Committee. She represents The Myer Foundation as a council member of the organisation Our Community, and is a board member of Australians for Just Refugee Programs.
A member of Philanthropy Australia, Joanna Baevski is also a supporter of the Victorian Women's Trust.
Sources used to compile this entry: http://www.myerfoundation.org.au/main.asp - accessed 16012003 and Dynastries by Julie Browning and Laurie Critchley.