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Past Presidents

Past Presidents

The Old Girls' Association was inaugurated in 1909 with the installation of Ms. Theodora Martensz as its first President.

During the years 1917 to 1956 Ms. Gwen Opie (Prinicpal), Ms. Rita Opie (Acting Principal) and Ms. Mable Simon (Principal) took turns as President during their tenure whilst the Vice President in each of these years, was elected by the OGA from the general membership.

Presidents

1909 -1914 Theodora Martensz
1915 -1916 Maysie Garvin

1917-1956

1917 - 1944 Ms. Gwen Opie
1945 Ms. Rita Opie
1946 - 1956 Ms. Mabel Simon

From 1957 onwards the Presidency reverted to the OGA

1957 - 58 Nesamany Bartlet (Coomaraswamy)
1959 - 60 Letitia Amarasekere (Alagoda)
1961 - 62 Evelyn Fernando
1963 - 64 Florence de Silva (Fernando)
1965 - 66 Nesamany Coomaraswamy
1966 - 67 Edna Fernando
1968 - 70 Siva Obeyesekere
1970 - 71 Iswary Richards
1971 - 72 Manel Abeysekere
1973 - 74 Gladys Jayawardene
1975 - 76 Dhun Nilgiriya
1977 - 80 Siva Obeyesekere
1980 - 82 Jeevamani Gabriel
1982 - 84 Lalitha Rajapakse
1984 - 86 Rohini Yoheswaran
1986 - 88 Shiela Fernando
1988 - 90 Damayantha Wickramasinghe
1990 - 91 Dushyanthi Wijewardene
1991 - 93 Lilamani Wanigasekere
1993 - 95 Shyami Dodanwela
1995 - 97 Shermila Rajaratnam
1997 - 99 Nelun Ratwatte
1999 - 01 Siromi Rodrigo
2001 - 03 Indraneela Fernando
2003 - 05 Priti Fonseka
2005 - 07 Ramona Haji Omar
2007 - 09 Deepthi Attygalle
2009 - 11 Shiralee de Z. Hallock
2011 - 13 Roshini Cabraal
2013 - 15 Dharini Senanayake