Liz holds the voluntary position of European Mentoring and Coaching Council (EMCC) UK Knowledge Exchange director, a role dedicated to enable sharing and discussion on research, practice expertise, hot topics and learning within the EMCC membership and wider coaching and mentoring community.
Liz runs her own practice as an executive mentor to business owners and entrepreneurs. Her expertise has been gained through over 30 years working as a senior executive for Top Shop and Debenhams, director of Boxwood, an NED on SME boards and starting and running her own businesses. Employing her strong coaching skills she is committed to helping her clients improve confidence and competence whilst enhancing self-awareness. Her ability to create trusting relationships provides a safe environment in which her clients can address issues around leadership skills, management effectiveness, team building, problem solving and strategy implementation.
Liz is a Visual Impact specialist, trained by the London College of Fashion, assisting clients in their expression of individual needs and values. She works with a variety of clients, both personal and professional, and helps individuals to identify shapes, colours and styles that work for them, whatever the occasion. Barclays, PwC, CIPD, Ernst & Young and L.k. Bennett are just some of the brands Liz has consulted to recently.
She holds a Postgraduate Diploma in Coaching and Mentoring from Sheffield Hallam University and is currently completing her MSc. Her motivation for joining the Board of the EMCC UK comes from her love of being a team member and her wish to support other in their coaching and mentoring development.