Role Dessau, Linda Marion

The Honorable, AC


The Honorable Linda Dessau AC has been the Governor of Victoria since 1 July 2015 and is therefore the current Visitor of the University.

In 2017 Dessau was appointed a Companion of the Order of Australia (AC) 'for eminent service to the people of Victoria through leadership roles in the judiciary, to the advancement of economic ties and business relationships, and as a supporter of charitable, sporting and arts organisations.'



14 June 2010
Appointed a Member of the Order of Australia (AM)
1 July 2015 -
Appointed Governor of Victoria
26 January 2017
Appointed a Companion of the Order of Australia (AC)

Sources used to compile this entry: DESSAU, Linda Marion, It's An Honour: Australian Honours, Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet, Australian Government, 2017,

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