First Superior General

Mother Rose Saldanha as an able and loving Superior guided the destiny of the Ursulines for fifteen years till 1945. Along with Mother Mary Agnes she persistently worked for obtaining the Canonical Approbation in its initial stages. In the General Chapter held in 1945, Mother Mary Agnes Mathias was elected as the First Superior General and she continued to lead the Congregation till her death in 1955, facing many a challenges and hurdles in the life of the Congregation.