A project initiated by

Diana Gerald

Book Trust


Diana Gerald joined BookTrust as Chief Executive in March 2015 from the Arks Schools Group, who run schools in some of the most disadvantaged areas of the country.  Diana joined at an important time in the development of BookTrust as it continues to build on its work to transform lives by getting children and families reading, and reinforces its position as one of the leading voices on reading.  Diana has a deep understanding of the role that education plays in creating opportunity, which is at the heart of BookTrust’s work.

The Panel