Sasha Quinton leads the Company's School Reading Events division, which includes Scholastic's iconic Book Clubs and Book Fairs experiences. Each year, these beloved traditions give millions of students access to affordable, popular books of their choice fostering empowerment, connection, and igniting a love of reading, while helping schools and classrooms fundraise cash and educational resources
Sasha joined Scholastic in 2020 as President, Scholastic Book Fairs, and under her leadership, Fairs achieved unprecedented growth by successfully innovating and delivering highly engaging books kids love to read through compelling, reading-focused experiences for schools, families, and communities. In June of 2023, Scholastic strategically combined its market-leading U.S. Book Fairs and Book Clubs divisions under her leadership.
Sasha brings to her role over two decades of publishing, distribution, marketing, and retail experience and has developed a reputation as a publishing industry thought leader. Prior to Scholastic, she held senior leadership roles at Barnes and Noble Inc., the largest U.S. retail bookseller, and Readerlink Distribution Services, North America’s largest full-service book distributor, where she designed bespoke book programs for leading retailers—from mass merchants to grocery chains—and oversaw all marketing functions.