Lesley qualified with a degree in Nutrition and Dietetics from Aberdeen in 1986. She has over 30 years of experience in a wide range of dietetic clinical areas. The majority of her career she has worked locally in Community Dietetics, supporting GP’s to manage their patients with a range of medical conditions including obesity, diabetes, arthritis, cardiovascular disease, bowel disorders, Coeliac Disease and osteoporosis to name a few. Currently Lesley works locally in NHS hospital management and continues to also carry out community dietetic clinics in nutrition support.
Lesley is delighted to join Sportswise and has a real enthusiasm for helping to support people to alter their dietary lifestyle to improve their health. She is committed to working collaboratively, in a friendly, supportive way to help others identify and achieve their diet and lifestyle goals. Lesley offers you confidence in a track record that places goals, preferences and lifestyles of each individual at the heart of the support provided.
When not working, Lesley is an enthusiastic golfer, being a member of a local golf club and working hard to try to get her handicap lower! She also can be seen running slowly on the Downs and local streets – usually with the family chocolate Labrador – who helps with the steep hills!! Lesley also is a keen walker with the family and likes to do yoga to improve her fitness.