Professional background - Founder of a Windermere based international tour operator specialising in guided mountain adventure holidays. BSc Hons Geography from University of London. MTUK Mountain Leader. Professional specialisms in marketing, branding and social media.

Local background - Living in Ambleside, with my husband who is an author of Cicerone Lake District guidebooks, a child who goes to school locally, and Maximus my Bernese Mountain Dog.

Interests - Fell walking, mountaineering, ice climbing, adventure travel, trail and fell running.