Glasgow - Our team

Claire Upton, Assistant Manager

I have worked with Marriott for the past 13 years with 8 of them within a Management capacity. My fitness background comes from a HNC in fitness, health and exercise. I also taught swimming lessons for many years in the club making full use of my STA beginners swimming qualification. Throughout my time in the Glasgow Marriott I have seen many changes and look forward to seeing many more in the future.

Fern MacDonald, Leisure Club Supervisor

I have been a member of the leisure team in Glasgow since August 2011. I am degree educated in Sport and Active Lifestyle Promotion. I am qualified to REPs level 2 accreditation and I really enjoy my job as supervisor. I aim to continue to develop my skills and build as big a fitness portfolio as I can.

Chris Wood, Fitness Instructor

Having completed a work placement programme within the Leisure Club i was delighted to be offered a permanent position and feel honoured to be part of a great team. I am a qualified Level2 Fitness Instructor and i am REPs certified. I also have a fitness background after being in the Army cadets for 6 years In which i done alot of different sports up to UK championship level. The Army cadets helped me developed my Leadership skills with alot of different courses which helped me achieve the rank of color Sargeant and also gave me alot more responsiblity that i relished. I also played for a Football team for 2 years which helped me develope my leadership skills further. In the future i am looking to further develop my skills and hope to further my career within Marriott. Feel free to ask me any questions and i will be more than happy to assist.

Jozef Sogan, Leisure Host

I have recently joined the Leisure team having transferred from Housekeeping. My passion for health and fitness is a big part of my life and i would like to help others achieve their own goals and be part of their fitness journey. I hope to develop my knowledge by undertaking various courses and i am looking to get into the personal training side of things in time. I am delighted to be a part of the leisure team and any questions or queries you may have don't hesitate to give me a shout.

Colin Maclachlan, Leisure Host

I hold a HND certificate in health, fitness and exercise. I have a level 2 fitness instructor qualification and I am REPs certified. I also hold a studio cycling certificate. I hope to get more into the personal training side of things in the futire. I enjoy being part of the leisure team and I am always here to assist with any help you may need or any enquiries you may have.

Chelsea Darroch, Leisure Host

I hold a HND certificate in Fitness & Development of Sport and currently study full-time at the University of Stirling hoping to achieve an Honours degree in Sports Studies. I see myself as a bit of an all rounder and have experience of playing and coaching a variety of sports. My aim is to become a Les Mills certified Instructor and prescribe classes in our club in the very near future. If you have any questions or queries fire them my way.

Eilidh Sutherland, Leisure Host

Having previously been an F&B associate i transferred to Leisure in May 2014. I work on a part-time basis whilst also attending University where i am hoping to achieve an Honurs degree in Sport and Exercise Science. I enjoy being part of the leisure team and i am always here to assist if you need any help.