Our Team - Auckland
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Michelle Bishop, Programme Facilitator
Based on the sunny North Shore of Auckland, Michelle is a Health & Lifestyle Coach and member of the International Coach Federation. Her own personal health challenges and food allergies have been the catalyst for Michelle’s passionate interest in the fundamentals of optimal health and nutrition, culminating in her training with the Functional Medicine Coaching Academy. She believes in a wholefoods person-centred approach to achieving greater health, joy and vitality through mindful lifestyle choices and creating healthy habits. With many years personal experience of working as a professional in the corporate world, Michelle also understands the challenges of juggling the many priorities of life and work that often leave us feeling overwhelmed and short on time for ourselves. Michelle loves the simple, nutritious Taste Success recipes with the easy ‘no diet’ approach and she has a passion for supporting you to thrive on your unique Taste Success journey to greater health and wellbeing.
Amelia Pells, Programme Facilitator
Amelia began her career in the wellness industry 15 years ago as a massage & beauty therapist, travelling across Europe and Australasia working in health spas and resorts. Passionate about helping people achieve optimum health, Amelia arrived back to New Zealand to carry out further study of which she completed a Bachelor of Naturopathy and Herbal Medicine. Amelia has experience in the areas of gut health, stress related disorders, hormonal conditions, weight and fertility. Amelia has found Taste Success to be a perfect fit for her as she believes that nutrition forms the basis of all treatment plans, it is the food on your plate that develops into the building blocks of you. Food can either rob or enhance your energy, emotional state and overall well-being. Amelia is excited to work alongside her clients as they discover new ways of eating and giving them full support on their journey.
Annelies Grimshaw, Programme Facilitator
Based in the Wonderful West Auckland, Annelies is a qualified Nutritionist and Personal Trainer certified by Massey University in Auckland. She has always had a passion for nutrition and fitness starting at a very young age and nothing gives her more satisfaction then helping other people achieve their wellbeing goals. Working in Australia the past six years as an Active Life Coach and Public Health Nutritionist has taught Annelies how important a nutrient-rich diet with lots of whole foods and minimally processed ingredients is for maintaining a healthy balanced life. Annelies missed Aotearoa and has made the move back here wanting to spread her enthusiasm and passion for Nutrition and living a healthy life! She believes the Taste Success program is a realistic and maintainable lifestyle plan to obtain optimal nutrition value for energy, emotional state, and overall wellbeing. She is so excited to help guide you through this new journey and will be there every step of the way so that you can live a happier and healthier life.
Claude LeCouteur, Programme Facilitator
Claude is a trained Naturopath and Medical Herbalist and strives to inspire people to eat whole-living foods. She believes that consuming a colourful array of fresh foods on a daily basis creates a healthy glow inside and out. Claude enjoys working with her clients in a supportive and non-judgemental environment and has experience in improving a wide range of health conditions. She believes that by following the Taste Success nutrition plans, people are empowered to take control of their health to increase vitality and zest for life, along with achieving success in their personal health goals.