First Governing Body
(1929)

Ms. AnnieBesant,
Ms. Margaret Cousins,
Ms. Sarojini Naidu,
Ms. Kamladevi Chattopadhyay,
Dr. Helen Adiseshiah,
The Maharanis of Travancore,
Mandi & Sangli,
Begum Shah Nawaz,
Lady Abdul Qadri,
Lady Hyder Nawaz Jung,
Lady Tata,
Lady Manubhai Mehta,
Ms. Muthulaxmi Reddy,
Lady Sarla Devi Ambalal Sarabai,
Ms. H. Tyabji,
Ms. Lakshmi Meon,
Ms. Amma Swaminathan,
Mr. B.L. Nehru

Current Governing Body Members
(2017-18)

Chairperson
1. Ms. Rita Menon

Members
2. Mr. Arvind Awasthi
3. Dr. Manorama Bawa
4. Ms. Ishani Chandra
5. Prof. M.L. Gulrajani
6. Ms. Shashi Prabha Gupta
7. Dr. Peeyush Jain
8. Mr. Himangshu R. Vaish
9. Ms. Reva Nayyar
10. Dr. Zeenat Niazi

University Representatives
11. Prof. Vani Brahmachari
12. Prof. Enakshi Sharma

Teacher’s Representatives
13. Dr.Shraddha kapoor
14. Ms Lalita Verma

Member Secretary
15. Anupa Siddhu (Director LIC)

Lady Irwin College Directors

1932 – Till Date

1932 – 1947: Ms Hannah Sen, BL, Calcutta; Teachers’ Training Diploma, Central Institute of Education, London; Research in Psychology, London University, UK.
1947 – 1961: Ms. Tara Bai, B.Sc. Domestic Science, King’s College of Household and Social Sciences, London, UK.
1961 – 1977: Dr. Durga Deulkar, Alumna Ph.D. Home Science Education and Extension, Cornell University, USA
1978 – 1979: Dr. S. Mudambi, Ph.D. Foods and Nutrition, University of Wisconsin, USA.
1979 – 1983: Ms. Raushni Deshpande, Alumna M.Sc. Home Economics Management, M.Sc. Clothing & Textiles, Cornell University, USA.
1983 – 1991: Dr. Anandalakshmy, Ph.D. Educational Psychology, University of Wisconsin, USA.
1992 – 2004: Dr. Satinder Bajaj, Alumna Ph.D. Nutrition, Michigan State University, USA.
2004 – Present: Dr. Anupa Siddhu, M.Sc. (Food and Nutrition) Delhi University; Ph.D. A.I.I.M.S. New Delhi, India.