• A Magical Day Out – from a Friend of HorseHeard

    I became a Friend of HorseHeard fairly recently, a charity with which my daughter had become involved. My daughter had explained what it was about, and I had looked at the web site, but I still found it difficult to comprehend. When the opportunity arose to spend a day observing a programme, I jumped at […]

  • Jo Menon

    After studying law, Jo has had a varied career working in a range of industries and cultures across the world.  For the last 15 years Jo has worked predominantly in HR and IT managing global change projects. She’s set up several businesses and continues to consult with large corporates as well as chairing the Board […]

  • Charlotte Angus

    With over 15 years experience leading learning and change programmes in large commercial, public sector and not for profit organisations, Charlotte is driven by enabling wellbeing and success for individuals, teams and the wider organisation. Charlotte has a BSc in Equine Science and has always aspired to work with horses, but changed careers after a serious accident […]

  • Alison Barlow

    As a specialist physiotherapist working with young people experiencing long term unremitting pain Alison has witnessed how suffering, lack of empowerment and distress effects ones ability to cope. Using CBT and Mindfulness techniques she has been able to help the young person recognise their inner strength.  With a positive confident mindset their ability to cope […]

  • James Hardy

    James is an experienced and skilled teacher having worked in both mainstream education and with emotionally and behaviourally disadvantaged children, who finished his education career as a Senior Education Advisor. Through teaching Outdoor Pursuits, James recognised the emotional, self awareness and motivational skills children developed through experiential learning. Additionally, having been around horses since the […]

  • Graham Dawson

    Graham is the Head of Business Development and a member of the management committee. Graham’s first career was in the Army where he was lucky enough to travel widely

  • Godolphin and Latymer feedback

    “We had a wonderful day with HorseHeard exploring the themes of emotional resilience and confidence. It was exciting to see the girls learning in a completely different environment and with horses; very much outside their ‘comfort zone’! As the day progressed the girls began to open up and were more prepared to challenge themselves by […]

  • Kate Mably

    Kate has had a passion for horses since childhood. Growing up with 40 horses on a family farm. After her studies she moved to Bristol and spent 12 years working in with a dedicated innovate team setting up a wide range of challenging projects for young offenders. Kate’s team of young people were actively involved […]

  • Roz Danks

    Roz studied Business and Finance with French at Birmingham City University and has had a varied career in Account Management, Business Development and Studio Management. During a career break she spent five years working in the voluntary sector, working as a helper for Riding for the Disabled (RDA) and supporting the work of local outreach […]

  • Lotta von der Heyde

    Since leaving the corporate world Lotta spent 3 years as a mature student studying the science of behaviour and learning. In particular this has made clear how stress or frustration of goals affects one’s ability to learn or achieve personal or professional ambitions. Lotta believes that the ability to communicate effectively on all levels is […]

  • Helen Collins

    Helen loves to combine coaching with her lifelong passion for horses. Empowering individuals to make positive change in their lives. She holds a corporate background, and brings over 18 years of experience in human resources and learning and development. Her portfolio career specialisms now include a colourful mix of life, career and leadership coaching, outplacement […]