Experts in Residence
Becky helps business owners create their ‘Work Sanctuary’ at home for greater effectiveness, purposeful working and intentional success. She specialises in re-aligning your personal energy with your home energy for a holistic business strategy. Becky also has a weekly blog and free resources on her website www.beckystanton.com.
Nickie is a Business Growth Enabler at NatWest. She works directly with the local business community, connecting new and existing customers with relevant internal and external services to help them meet their business growth needs and boost their businesses. She also organises and holds regularly networking events on a range of topics.
Gulshan is an associate dentist at Honour Health, an aesthetic dental and skin clinic based in Jesmond. Gulshan was a finalist for her teeth whitening work at the Aesthetic Dentistry Awards and has been shortlisted for ‘Best Young Dentist’ at the Private Dentistry Awards. She is studying for a Restorative MSc at the Eastman Dental Institute, UCL. www.honourhealth.co.uk.
Bec has a strong creative and visual influence on High Life North and has been an integral part of bringing the magazine to life with her engaging photography style and a shared passion for promoting amazing women in business.
She owns The House of Hues - www.thehouseofhues.com.
Julie owns Zazu Hair Design - a business which has been running since 1986 and now offers customers in North Tyneside an award-winning, world-class service. Julie will be sharing her 33 years’ experience in hair care and styling with High Life North, as well as industry insights including business advice, opportunities for young talent and new trends.
Sian is a cognitive behaviour therapist and also a clinical hypnotherapist, having trained at Goldsmiths College, University of London and the College of Clinical Hypnosis. Four years ago Sian relocated her Harley Street practice to her native North East after 26 years in central London. Sian now runs her private clinic in Gosforth and also owns a training academy to help organisations with stress reduction. Sian’s approach is to help people become their own therapists, whether they come to see her for panic attacks, depression or OCD (she covers a wide range of emotional and behavioural issues).
Alison Wombwell is founder of Chasing Rainbows- I am her voice CIC. She is a recently diagnosed adult with Autism and ADHD (2019), with two daughters who also have a diagnosis of Autism and ongoing diagnosis of ADHD. I have battled with mental health problems throughout my life, including anorexia and anxiety disorder and will be writing for HLN discussing women’s mental health as well as bringing us regular information about what it’s like to be a mum with children who have additional needs.
Born in Kenya, Jeanne’s passion for travel started early! Her first travel role was for the tour operator TUI selling holidays and various roles including 10 years in London. Jeanne moved back to Northumberland in 2007 and in 2008 joined Travel Bureau the boutique retail travel agency with a superb heritage on Gosforth High Street.