Future First Chair receives a damehood

Christine Gilbert, Chair of Future First, has received a damehood in the Queen’s Birthday Honours list, announced on 2 June 2022.  The award, Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire, is in recognition of her services to young people and to charity.  We are delighted that her work and the contribution she has made has been recognised by Her Majesty the Queen as part of the Platinum celebrations.

Dame Christine has been the chair of Future First since 2016. She is also a visiting Professor, UCL Institute of Education and Chair of Camden Learning.