President of the Dickens Society of Australia
Michelle Cavanagh is a long time feminist and retired businesswoman who graduated with a BA, majoring in English and History, from Macquarie University. Michelle is President of the Dickens Society of Australia and is a member of various organisations including the Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom, Amnesty International, Pennant Hills Peace Group and the NSW History Council. She has been a member of the World Citizens Association since its inception when she became the society’s Treasurer. Michelle’s biography entitled “Margaret Holmes: The Life and Times of an Australian Peace Campaigner” was published in 2006. She served as Treasurer of the WCA from its foundation until 2015, and remains on the Council.