Meet The Committee
Laura Bennett is a librarian with Tower Hamlets School Library Service and runs multiple primary school libraries within the borough. She is excited to take part in the Campaign and passionate to make the case for primary school libraries everywhere. Outside of libraries she is a keen archer and brass player.
Anne De’Ath has worked in secondary School Libraries (Comprehensive/Independent), in the Glasgow area for 30+ years.
After gaining her MCLIP qualification she focused on promoting literacy via events (authors, festivals, transition work with cluster primaries, working with various departments and outside agencies). She illustrated these skills and her networking ability in GSL Phase 1.
To relax she enjoys watching cricket, cooking, learning about the Arts and meeting people.
Leia Sands is a school librarian in a local authority primary school in West Sussex. She has extensive experience of working in different settings to develop a reading for pleasure culture and promote a love of books, through varied roles such as primary school teacher, local authority English consultant and family learning tutor.