Hospitality College


Lisa Clapham

  Lisa is the current Director of Lakefield Hospitality College since 2010.  Lisa is a qualified Assessor and Internal Verifier with a range of experience in all areas of hospitality. She has spent time developing and delivering various qualifications offered in Lakefield. Lisa also teaches various subjects at Lakefiels for Level 2 and Level 3 … Read more

Anne Davies

Anne Davies was the former Director at Lakefield.  Anne is an experienced NVQ Assessor and Internal Verifier qualified to train other assessors and deliver Training Assessment and Quality Assurance qualifications known as TAQA. At present, Anne works in an advisory role in the Training Centre Committee and is heavily involved in developing professional contacts for … Read more

Kristen Henderson

Kristen started as a trainee at Lakefield and has been an integral part of Lakefield for the past 15 years. Kristen graduated at the University of West London in 2010 and now acts as the new course director of Lakefield. Kristen is an experienced assessor, qualified Internal Verifier,  she supports other assessors in monitoring quality … Read more

Frankie Strinati

Frankie started working at Lakefield in 2013, She is currently the PR and School Liasion Officer of the college.  Frankie has an indispensable role in promoting Lakefield to schools, teachers and parents. Frankie’s exceptional skills have nourished the college to continuously grow, she is also in charge of establishing contacts and maintaining databases of contacts … Read more

Marta Matias

MBA and MSc. in Communication and Marketing Marta is the current Head of Digital Marketing in Lakefield since 2013.  Marta has been working for more than 10 years in an International Technology Consultancy. During her time in Barcelona she worked as university Lecturer and became responsible for Digital Communication in the International University of Catalonia. … Read more

April Poblete

April Poblete is the current Head of the Food Service Department. She has NVQ’s in various hospitality qualifications and currently is a qualified Hospitality NVQ assessor responsible for assessing NVQ level 2 and level 3 students, she is also a WorldSkills UK trainer for Food and Beverage. April is also responsible for training and monitoring … Read more

Carolyn MCardle

Carolyn has had a varied academic career – qualifying in Institutional Management in 1978 and later on in Modern Languages in Manchester. Since 2006 she has been involved in Assessing candidates using a range of methods and is currently using her teaching expertise to deliver our L3 Supervisory and Leadership NVQ.

Pilu Pazos

Has worked in England since 1970 – studied in Westminster College and Southgate College. Her passion is Patisserie in which she is an acknowledged expert. She also teaches L3 Patisserie and L2 Professional Cookery and is an Assessor of L2 and L3 Cooking and Patisserie. Many of her students have entered national competitions and continue … Read more

Doris Morales

Doris is now currently the Head Chef of the college. Doris graduated at the University of West London in 2010 with first class honours in Culinary Arts. She has worked in Mosimann’s Limited and attended the Fuller’s Cellar Management Course in 2010. Doris is a skilled and professionally trained chef responsible for training the future … Read more

Amparo Portilla Ciriquian

Amparo Portilla is a qualified assessor and supervisor chef at Lakefield. Amparo has worked and gained experiences in Mosimann’s Private Club in 2010 and in Grays Inn in 2011. Amparo is responsible for training and assessing Level 2 professional cookery students. Amparo also has experience working in Front of House. LinkedIn Account