The DIA team has a wide range of skills and expertise and we’re here to help

Carly Brookfield

Carly Brookfield

Chief executive

With a background in developing professional membership bodies as diverse as those representing doctors, dentists, teachers and finance professionals, Carly is now packing a punch as our chief executive.

Karen Bransgrove

General manager and Diamond chief examiner

Karen manages our post-test training brand Diamond and is an experienced driver trainer. She also manages the DIA team day-to-day.

Olivia Baldock-Ward

Olivia Baldock-Ward

Head of training

Olivia has been a franchisee and self-employed ADI. She knows what it takes to work at the coalface of driver training but is also a leading expert in the professional development of driver trainers.
Vicky Wilson

Vicky Wilson

Membership services manager

As an experienced customer service professional, Vicky leads our friendly and efficient membership services team.
Howard Redwood

Howard Redwood

Head of road safety

Howard brings 18 years’ experience as an ADI covering transport and fleet as well as the provisional car and motorcycle sectors. His wide knowledge of road safety is put to good use on the DIA Helpdesk.

Tom Foster

Training co-ordinator

Tom organises our training workshops and events and assists in the development of DIA Academy. He also answers your training queries. 

Matt Russell

Head of marketing, publishing and design

Our expert in design and technology Matt is responsible for developing our digital presence and keeping our systems going.
Kathy Manson​

Kathy Manson​

Editor and publications manager

Kathy Manson is the editor of our print and digital publications and is always keen to hear the news and views of our membership.

Adam Trimby

Adam Trimby

Creative designer

Developing the look and feel of our magazines and websites is Adam’s talent and job.

Sara Jardine

Sara Jardine

Advertising manager

Sara is the member of the DIA team to talk to if you’re interested in advertising with us, online or in the magazine.

Kate Barnes

Kate Barnes

Finance manager

Kate manages our accounts and invoices, as well as anything else finance related.

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