Charlotte Gibbs

Charlotte Gibbs

Charlotte is the editor and publisher of Toitoi: A Journal for Young Writers and Artists. Toitoi is a quarterly journal that publishes the work of young New Zealanders aged 5-13. In 2016, Toitoi was named Best Primary Resource at the NZ Content Counts Education Awards and was a finalist in the Best Design Awards in 2017.

Charlotte graduated from the University of Auckland with a Bachelor of Arts in English Literature and a Bachelor of Commerce in Management Studies. She was a magazine editor in London for many years and also worked as a publications manager for PriceWaterhouseCoopers and a project manager for Goldman Sachs. She lives in Devonport with her family.

Charlotte joined the Trust in February 2018.


The centre aims to promote all aspects of New Zealand's literature, including fiction and non-fiction, and to recognise Michael King's stature as a writer, historian, biographer and someone who helped New Zealand understand its cultural roots.