Our judges are carefully curated for their knowledge, experience and passion. They all believe quality training can transform organisations, teams, even lives!

Anj Handa,
Founder, Inspiring Women Changemakers
Dr Claire Gilbert,
Director, Westminster Abbey Institute, and Author
Emma Norman,
Director of Young People & Families at Catch22

Lady Valerie Corbett,
Founder The Corbett Network, The Robin Corbett Award, & Lady Val’s Professional Women’s Network
Lucy Barkas,
Leadership and Team Development Consultant, Coach, Facilitator, Author and Podcaster.
Marcella Leonard,
Director, Leonard Consultancy
Julie Baker ACIB  
Head of Enterprise & Climate Engagement & Partnerships NatWest Group
Kevin Aires,
Video Coach and Entrepreneur 
Obi James,
Inclusion & Leadership Expert

Gemma McDonald,
Director and Founder of Generate Theatre Company and Facilitator

Melanie Ruth Cant,
Social Housing Law Expert, Barrister, Facilitator 

Terry Handley,
Leader in Training and Curriculum Development. 

Yvonne Fovargue MP,
Member of Parliament for Makerfield
Baroness D’Souza,
Baroness D’Souza Children’s Alliance Honorary President, Former Lord Speaker and Active Member of the House of Lords.
Dr Mehrunisha Suleman
Senior Researcher and Director of Medical Ethics and Law Education at the University of Oxford
Dr Chrystelle Egger, MBA
Lead MSc Technical Leadership
Ishreen Bradley,
Chief Inspiration Officer, Belonging Pioneers

Each application will be judged by at least 2 judges. The judges will then compare their assessments to determine their category shortlist. Judges will only have access to anonymised applications to ensure equity of process. At least 3 judges will review the shortlisted Facilitators to decide on the winner.