Jan Stannard, Positive Psychology Specialist

Jan leads our Positive Leadership. Peak Performance courses with Karen Moyse. She has developed substantive expertise in applied positive psychology and resilience which she combines with her business and strategic communications experience. This allows her to work with clients to advise on business challenges and how to address them with practical programmes, tools and techniques.

She has a BSc in Psychology with first class honours and university diploma in business coaching. She trained with Dr Karen Reivich who leads the US Army Master Resilience Programme and Professor Martin Seligman, former chair of the American Psychological Association.

Jan has a 25 year career in senior management; joining the board of a large communications consulting firm at the age of 29 and going on to found and lead successful businesses offering strategic communications and digital technology services.

Outside work, she loves to bird watch, go to music festivals and ski.