Meet the Team

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Sarah Green


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Sarah is a passionate and animated advocate for all things 'conversation'.  A professional Theatre Director, NLP Practitioner, Agile Coach and former Associate Lecturer at Falmouth University. Sarah combines over thirty years experience of working with actors, teaching, directing and coaching and over twenty-five years NHS communication training experience, to ensure both rigour, fun and innovation are an integral part to all AvatarJo services and AvatarJo company culture.

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Emma Austin

Administration Manager

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Emma is the elegant swan of the AvatarJo team, quietly keeping all our administration and finances in order, whilst powering through an impressive workload behind the scenes. Emma's passion for learning new software shortcuts means she is constantly adding more strings to her bow.

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Jackie Nash

Experience Team
Project Manager

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Jackie's role as Experience Team Project manager focuses on client account management, ensuring every client has a first class experience from beginning to end.  Jackie's career spans project management in Fortune five hundred companies and building a business that grew to span five countries for which she established seven global teams. Jackie is happiest doing work that improves people's lives, whilst developing the team of people around her which resonates so brilliantly with the win win conversations AvatarJo clients are seeking to have. Based in Cape Town, South Africa, Jackie is spearheading the national and international growth of AvatarJo services via exceptional client satisfaction.


Lou Lowman

Experience Team
Project Manager

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Based in Cape Town, South Africa, Lou brings fifteen years of experience in human resources, legal compliance, database management, operational and administration management. Louise is also a qualified life coach and works with clients to increase their individual output. When not working, a mom of two boys which keeps her active and creative.  


Sioned Freer

Web Application Developer

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Based in Plymouth, Sioned has a bachelors degree in computing and a masters degree in Digital Art and Technology from Plymouth University and is now working towards a PhD. 

Sioned is a local activist and has been involved in many campaigns local to Plymouth. Being routinely involved in community projects and voluntary work within the local community is another string to Sioned's bow, who has had an installation in a local art festival.

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Partners and Collaborators

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Beth Lockhart

Freelance Consultant

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Beth has been an integral part to the success and growth of AvatarJo. Having project managed the creation of new services in partnership with the NHS, to fine tuning our recruitment and training processes. Having worked as a professional  actor, Beth is now a qualifying to be a psychotherapist whilst regular and brilliant contributions to our learning content and strategy.

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Dr Matt Bull

Freelance Consultant

Matt is a GP at Three Spires Medical Practice in Truro, Cornwall.  He worked with us to develop the first via video CSA/RCA practice service. Our working partnership was initiated by a grant from EPIC, the e-health fund.

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Dr Richard Pratt

Freelance Consultant

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GP and Innovation Mentor for the NHS, Richard brings his boundless energy, enthusiasm and expertise to our 'Health Tech Harmoniser' Consultancy Service.  


Diane Irvine

CEO of
Healthcare Skills International

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With more than thirty years experience in the healthcare and medical devices industry. 
HC Skills International Ltd is a registered education institution delivering professional level qualifications that are internationally recognised and issued by a government awarding body, both
across the United Kingdom and at venues in various European countries.

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Dr Jacki Haughton

Healthcare Skills International

 Jacki has worked for the NHS for forty years. Previously a Consultant Surgeon. Jacki has been teaching post graduate education for the NHS, private sector and Healthcare Industry with Healthcare Skills International since 2000.


We are grateful to be working  several NHS partners and clients delivering training.