We are committed to excellence
to providing a transformational education experience.

We are a college where curiosity prevails, and where exploring new ways of thinking and pushing boundaries, isn’t just encouraged, it’s expected. We are committed to two things: excellence in teaching and excellence in making ready for the job market.

Lisa Clapham

Director Of Lakefield Hospitality College

“Director of Lakefield since 2010 and part of the Internal Quality Assurance team, ensuring the inter-departmental training is up to standard with the Hospitality Industry.”

Kristen Henderson

Head Of Learning And Development

“Part of the Internal Quality Assurance team, designing and implementing effective learning programs for both staff and students. Winner of Presidents Award by Her Royal Princess Anne.

Marta Matias

Head Of Digital Marketing

“Head of Digital Marketing, highly experienced in Digital Strategy, B2B Strategy acquisition and Strategic Digital Campaigns. Marta has published many books and papers related to Digital Transformation.”

Frankie Strinati

Student & Industry Link Co-Ordinator

“Part of the Hospitality College management team and promoter of Lakefield to schools, teachers and parents, creating strong links with industry professionals.”

April Poblete

Hospitality Course Leader

“Food Service Manager and qualified Hospitality NVQ assessor, leading the Food and Beverage Courses, training and monitoring student progress. Winner of National Lion Awards 2015.”

Maria O'Dowd

Chef Lecturer

“Lecturer in Food and Nutrition with over 30 years of experience in professional kitchens. Level 3 advanced cookery teacher and mentor.”

Doris Morales

Head Chef, Chef Lecturer & NVQ Assessor

“Protege of Anton Mossiman, highly skilled Head Chef specialising in Patisserie. Responsible for training the future generation of young female chefs for the Hospitality Industry.”

Clare Weston

Chef Lecturer & NVQ Assessor

“Chef lecturer and qualified assessor with over 30 years experience teaching in professional kitchens both abroad and in the United Kingdom.”

Nina Klos

Hospitality Services Lecturer & NVQ Assessor

“Valued supervisor within the Accommodation Services team with an excellent ability to train and assess. A great achievement after receiving a Level 4 Qualification in Hospitality Management.”

Angie Gambaccini

Sous Chef, Chef Lecturer & NVQ Assessor

“Highly skilled Sous Chef and Chef lecturer with a career that spans from Argentina to Italy and now London with a passion for teaching and passing her knowledge on to the students.”

Fran Rackham

Accommodation Services Manager

“Responsible for a team of 15 room attendants including training and progression. Graduate of Kings College London before furthering her studies in Hospitality.”

Elena Paracchini

Digital Designer

“Innovative Design Engineer graduating from Politecnico of Milan, designer within social media platforms and Lakefield website. Responsible for all Print & Digital Marketing collaterals.”