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Gemma Islip

Gemma Islip

Zest Trustee

Gemma has over 20 years experience in HR working in both the profit and non-profit sectors. Currently Head of Talent and Culture at the Science Museum Group, Gemma works across the different museums to grow a diverse workforce and build an inclusive culture. With experience in recruitment, learning and development, engagement and wellbeing, Gemma is looking forward to supporting Zest with these skills.

Gemma has two children at primary school and loves to spend time outdoors with them at weekends. A self confessed foodie, Gemma is excited to work with Zest to help promote healthier lifestyles and to enable fulfilling lives.