Mrs Katharine Fredericks (Ferguson, 1964) attended the College during the 1950s and early 1960s. Her connection with Pymble dates back to 1916 when her great grandfather Rev John Ferguson was the first Chairman of the College Council. Kate’s father, George Ferguson followed in her great grandfather’s footsteps as a College Council member from 1957. He held the role of Chairman from 1961 before stepping down in 1974. Kate’s three daughters and several nieces all attended Pymble, making her connection with the College from 1916 to 1999 a total of 83 years.