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Our Professionals

The team at Read & Read brings over fifty years of leadership and management experience to your organization.  Our approach combines practical experience with impactful education and training techniques that facilitate effective team building, enhance leadership and management skills, and enable individuals to achieve their full potential.  We have experience working with business, education, government, and not for profit organizations. 


J. Basil Read III, Ph.D.

Founder & Principal Consultant

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Over the last 45 years, Basil has served in a wide variety of leadership and management roles. A retired US Navy Captain, he has spent nearly 20 years teaching in leadership development programs for government agencies. He currently serves as a professor in a global  leadership PhD program. A gifted trainer and facilitator, Basil customizes each engagement to specifically target his client's needs. 


Diana W. Read

Co-Founder & Lead Facilitator

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Diana has spent over 30 years working in non-profit leadership positions for a wide variety of charitable organizations. She brings a wealth of knowledge in running volunteer 

organizations, developing and motivating teams, and fundraising. 

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