Nicola Newman is the Chief Executive of Ansbury Guidance, an organisation providing careers, employability and mentoring services across the whole of Dorset to young people, families and adults. Nicola has Director level experience in communications and marketing for multinationals, small and medium enterprises, national governing bodies and government. Most of her career has been in the education and sport sectors. She has previously owned her own executive search consultancy and a public relations and events business. Nicola is currently a Dorset Chamber of Commerce and Industry Council Member, a Governor of The Swanage School and a Non-Executive Director of British Shooting.