I am a Certified Image Professional , AICI CIP ( Certified Image Professional) graded through the Association of Image Consultants International . There are only 104 Image Consultants holding CIP status in the world. I hold the equivalent of a Bachelor of Communication Studies and diplomas in Teaching and Marketing.
After training as an Image Coach at the International Image Institute in Toronto, Canada in 2004 I joined the Association of Image Consultants International (AICI) the following year. I carried out further training by attending conferences and workshops in the USA in 2005 , 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009 and 2011 and 2012. I also have attended conferences in Melbourne and Sydney .
I am a founding member of the New Zealand Federation of Image Professionals .
In 2006 I graduated as a Master Neuro Linguistics Practitioner and certified NLP Business Communications Master. In 2011 I qualified as an N.L.P qualified trainer and in 2012 I became a certified mBIT Coach .
I believe in giving back to the community and have volunteered for the Look Good Feel Better programme for cancer patients undergoing treatment. I also belong to the woman’s organisation Zonta.
My passion is to show clients how good they can look : to help them make the best clothing choices so that they feel wonderful about themselves.This will increase their self-confidence ,self-esteem and make them feel that anything is possible.