Diana Johnson

Dame Diana Ruth Johnson DBE PC MP (born 25 July 1966) is a British Labour Party politician who has been the Member of Parliament (MP) for Kingston upon Hull North since the 2005 general election.


Dame Diana Johnson

Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Schools
In office
5 June 2009  11 May 2010
Prime MinisterGordon Brown
Preceded bySarah McCarthy-Fry
Succeeded byThe Lord Hill of Oareford
Member of Parliament
for Kingston upon Hull North
Assumed office
5 May 2005
Preceded byKevin McNamara
Majority7,593 (22.2%)
Member of the London Assembly
for the Labour Party
In office
1 March 2003  10 June 2004
Preceded byTrevor Phillips
Succeeded byMurad Qureshi
Personal details
Born
Diana Ruth Johnson

(1966-07-25) 25 July 1966 (age 55)
Northwich, Cheshire, England
NationalityBritish
Political partyLabour
Spouse(s)Kevin Morton[1]
Alma materBrunel University
OccupationBarrister
WebsiteOfficial website
Diana Johnson

She was the Parliamentary Under Secretary of State with responsibility for Schools in the Department for Children, Schools and Families until the resignation of Gordon Brown as Prime Minister, as well as being an Assistant Whip for the Government.