Meet the Team

Meet the team behind The Growing Club! We are lucky enough to work with a variety of female business owners from across the UK, who believe in the GC ethos and support what we do.

Our Directors

jane binnion

Jane Binnion

Founder & Director

Growing Club Founder & Director
Development worker
A little bit of everything!

Lorraine Birch

Director

Growing Club Director
Peer Networks

Mandy Blackwell

Director

Growing Club Director
Young Women’s Work

lisa corkerry

Lisa Corkerry

DIRECTOR

Growing Club Director

Wendy Dickinson

Director

Growing Club Director
Roots and Shoots Course Trainer

Christine Harwood

Director

Growing Club Director
Finance

Our Trainers

The Trainers behind our courses…

Nicola Garrett

Trainer

Bloom and Grow Trainer

Hazel Hardie

Trainer

Data Administration
Bloom and Grow Trainer
Sowing Club Trainer

Ginny Koppenhol

Trainer

Photographer
Online Course Development
Roots and Shoots Trainer

Julia Yates

Trainer

Roots and Shoots Trainer

Soaad Patel

Trainer

Sowing Club Trainer
Young Women’s Work

Caroline Charnley

Trainer

Peer Networks Trainer

Behind the Scenes

Take a look at the fabulous team working hard behind the scenes of The Growing Club below.

Alongside this team, The Growing Club also works with a team of 20+ volunteers, various sessional workers to create our workshops and courses, plus 20+ volunteer mentors… the community grows more and more every day.

If you have something to offer, you can get involved here.

Rebecca Webster

Rebecca Webster

Office Manager

Office Management
Administration

Paula Eales

Paula Eales

Administration

Office Administration

Katie Birks

Web Designer

Website Design
Online Course Design &
Development

Sarah Ludford

Wellness Officer

Wellbeing Programme
Roots and Shoots Trainer

Claire Stephenson

Public Relations

PR and Communications

Rebecca Batstone

Rebecca Batstone

1-1 coaching

Business Coaching

Nicola Combe

Drop-In

Drop-In Sessions and Volunteer

Kate Manders

Human Resources

HR and Volunteer

Additional shout-out and thanks to Shadowcat for hosting our website.

Become part of the Growing Club story… If you would like to make a donation to support our work or find out how you can help The Growing Club thrive, you can find out more information here.

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