Dr Briony Scott is an Australian educator and columnist, and the principal at Wenona School in North Sydney. Dr Scott has a Masters and Doctorate in Education from the University of Sydney, specialising in girls’ education and motivational theory, school funding, gender roles in STEM, and leadership.
Prior to commencing at Wenona, Dr Scott was Principal of Roseville College, and served as Head of Senior School and Director of Studies at Oxford Falls Grammar School. She has also worked as a systems analyst for Italian computer firm Olivetti, and spent time volunteering with the Wheaton Rescue Squad in Maryland, US.
Dr Scott has been a regular columnist on educational and parenting issues for The North Shore Times, ad speaks frequently at community forums and conferences, and is a strong advocate for lung cancer research funding and advocacy.