Portsmouth - Our team

Lauren Whitehouse, Leisure Club Manager

Lauren joined the team as an Apprentice in November 2010. During that time she has gained her Level 2 Fitness Qualification and Nordic Walking Instructor award. She is also an NPLQ Lifeguard and a qualified First Aider. She then joined the team on a permanent basis as a Full Time Fitness Instructor. Lauren is always looking forward to helping all members in and around the club. Lauren then was promoted to Leisure Club Supervisor in September 2013. Lauren has now completed her career progression by gaining the position of Leisure Club Manager in 2016.

Andy Maunder, Leisure Club Supervisor

I joined the team as an Apprentice Leisure Attendant in January 2014. Since joining the team I have gained my Level 2 Fitness Qualification and my Pool Responder Certificate. In April 2016 I was promoted to Leisure Club Supervisor. I am keen to help people achieve their goals so please feel free to ask for any advice you may need. I look forward to seeing you in the club soon.

Lauren Whitehouse, Leisure Club Manager

Dayna Holland, Leisure Attendant

Hi my name is Dayna. I have moved over to the Fitness Club from Food and Beverage and am looking to develop my Fitness Qualifications. See you in the club soon and make sure to introduce yourself to me.

Kristian Hornacek, Leisure Attendant

My name is Kristian. I am very happy to be working at The Portsmouth Marriott Leisure Club after transferring from Meon Valley. I look forward to meeting you soon.

Perry Ryan, Trainee Fitness Instructor

Hi my name is Perry and I have joined the team here to train as a Fitness Instructor. I am looking forward to learning lots and meeting you on your visits to the club. Please say hello next time you are in the club.

Dan Read, Leisure Operations

Worked for Marriott: Since September 2008 Dan is a friendly member of the team who makes a huge contribution around the club. He works here 5 days a week and is responsible to ensure high levels of cleanliness are maintained throughout the club at all times. Please say hello to Dan when you seem him in the club and you will see the effort that he puts in to make the place welcoming for you. Fitness Qualifications: First Aid, Level 1

Alex Garbas, Leisure Attendant

Hello, my name is Alex and I have recently joined the team in February 2017 as a full time Leisure Attendant. I have worked at the Portsmouth Marriott Hotel since May 2016, working as a full time Food and Beverage Associate. I am a undergraduate student at the University of Portsmouth, studying Hospitality & Tourism Management. I have taken a year out of my studies to work at the Marriott hotel to enhance my academic knowledge, with invaluable practical experiences. I look forward to meeting you all around the club soon.

Liam Jeans, Part-Time Leisure Attendant

Hi my name in Liam, I have been a member of Portsmouth Marriott Gym for 2 years, I am a keen fitness fanatic. I enjoyed coming so much that I applied for a Part-Time position. I look forward to seeing you on your next visit.

James Watson, Leisure Attendent

Hi my names is James, I have worked for Marriott for 3 years. I started in conference & events but since picking up shift in the leisure club over Easter I have decided to transfer to the leisure department on a full time basis. I look forward to seeing you on your next visit and to help achieve your goals.

Jay Vince, Casual Leisure Attendant

Hi my name is Jay, I joined the Marriott Team in September 2017. I carried out my work experience within the club in 2015 and enjoyed working here so much I decided that I would apply for a casual role while I study at college. I am a keen fitness fanatic and would love to help you reach your goals. I look forward to seeing you on your next visit.

Patricia Bever, Health & Beauty Therapist

Worked within the Beauty industry for 14 years. Qualified Level 2/3/4 Beauty Therapist & Trainer. Specialised in Decleor, Jessica, Bare Minerals. Started at Portsmouth Marriott July 2017. Looking forward to meeting new clients to analyse skin, relieve stress and strains of everyday life. Organise new events, promotions and product offers. Offer personal and professional approach to latest skincare technologies.

Hannah Burridge, Part time Beauty Therapist

Hi, my name is Hannah and I am a part Beauty Therapist here at the Portsmouth Marriott. I am Level 2 and 3 qualified and have 2 years experience in the industry. I enjoy learning about new treatments and products available and am passionate about skincare and holistic therapies. Please feel free to ask me any questions about our treatments or advice, and look forward to seeing you in the near future.

Beth Wilson, Casual Leisure Attendant

Hi my name is Beth, I carried out my work experience at the club in 2015 and enjoyed myself so much I stayed in contact. When I turned 16 I applied for a casual role while I studied at college. I am a keen athlete and look forward to seeing you on your next visit.