Founder Courageous Leadership Consultancy & The Academy of Women’s Leadership
Leadership Coach and Trainer – Consultant Head Teacher – Author
With 22 years’ experience leading secondary education, including six years as a successful head teacher in a London secondary school; Diana works at the cutting edge of leadership development. She is known as a resilient school leader, skilled in urban leadership under challenging circumstances. Diana has substantial success in developing school wide models that strategically enhance the quality of
teaching and learning across the curriculum and can couple sound strategic vision whilst giving clear
operational direction. Diana is also school inspector with developed expertise scrutinizing school wide
Diana is the author of the book Courageous Leadership- An hour to quash the tummy flies in your
butter! A humorous account of the highs and lows of leading in challenging circumstances, giving
strategic insight to leaders who are serving at the chalk face and need someone to honestly share the
mistakes, mishaps and triumphs of leadership.
With a proven track record of developing leaders via bespoke training programs, Diana founded The Academy of Women’s Leadership; specializing in supporting women to grow the leadership cultures
of their organisations and to flourish as leaders established in confidence, Diana has established
capability in mentoring and supporting leaders facing challenging circumstances and change.