Our Training Faculty
Meet the Animas Training and Mentoring team!
Marcus is an ICF credentialed coach who forms part of our brilliant training faculty. He also holds the Diploma in Coaching Supervision and his other passion, aside from training, is helping other coaches to reflect on their own practices.
One of the original Animas training team, Emily is a highly experienced trainer and an Associate Certified Coach (ACC) with the ICF. She qualified with Animas in 2012 and during her Animas journey since, Emily has set up an accredited Certificate in Mindfulness Coaching.
Bronwyn is another of our fantastic coach trainers. She trains the Cognition, Transaction, Presence and Paradigms modules on the Diploma in Transformational Coaching, and also holds the Diploma in Coaching Supervision.
During a decade of working in HR within corporate environments, Nishe was dedicated to supporting recent graduates and school leavers as they began their careers.
Emma is an ICF accredited Coach with a background in social development, focusing on empowering individuals and communities.
Nick Thorpe is an award-winning writer, speaker, coach & Animas trainer. A prolific journalist for more than 20 years, he is the author of three books of travel/self-discovery ranging from an expedition to Easter Island.
Nisha is an ICF certified coach, trainer and mentor, she is passionate about helping coaches and leaders with high aspirations to step up to their full potential.
Natasha trained and qualified with Animas in 2012. At the time she was also running a small, local organic veg box business, but at the end of 2015 Natasha decided to dedicate her time to running her practice full time.
Gina Paigen, PCC, CPCC, CNTC, is a professional coach, consultant, and facilitator passionate about empowering individuals, teams, and organizations to find a deeper sense of purpose...
Prior to qualifying with Animas and setting up her own leadership and career coaching practice in 2018, Marta spent 15 years in the City, including working in a Big Four consultancy.
Lilian is one of the newest additions to our training and mentoring teams at Animas. An ICF accredited coach, Lilian comes to coaching from a teaching background.
Todd is an ICF Certified Coach (ACC), with a rich background in music, mental health, teaching and leadership development.
Jo is a coach and leadership development specialist focusing on enabling leaders, teams and individuals to be the best that they can be.
Rosie has a varied work background from client account management in print and design to museum education (including a brief stint as a chocolatier!).
Myira is a BACP accredited counsellor, therapeutic coach and qualified supervisor, working in private practice, under her organisations ‘Myira Khan Counselling’ and ‘Grow To Glow’.
Cari is a certified Coach, Coach Trainer & Facilitator, who found her way into the world of coaching in early 2018, after attending an introduction day with Animas.
Harpreet is a Business Mentor, Certified Transformational Life Coach, Public Speaker Trainer, Presenter and Motivational Speaker.
Emma is a certified personal transformation coach, facilitator, entrepreneur and business owner.
Laura is an experienced trainer and coach who qualified with Animas in 2018 and has since set up her own Mindset Coaching business.