OUR FACULTY

 

We are a team of internationally recognised health professionals who are highly educated in the science and practice of lifestyle medicine.

Professor Grant Schofield

Professor Grant Schofield

Public Health

Grant is Director of The Centre for Human Potential at AUT and former Chief Scientific Adviser to the Ministry of Education in New Zealand. He is also the author of four best-selling books.

Professor Julia Rucklidge

Professor Julia Rucklidge

Clinical Psychology

Prof Clinical Psychology at University of Canterbury. Mental health & nutrition researcher. Co-author The Better Brain; TEDx & edX speaker.

Dr Caryn Zinn

Dr Caryn Zinn

Dietitian

Caryn is a New Zealand registered dietitian and academic at Auckland University of Technology. She has over 20 years of consulting experience as a dietitian and is the managing director of her nutrition and lifestyle consultancy practice. 

Sophia Dawson

Sophia Dawson

Registered Psychologist

Sophia has a passion for holistic wellbeing and is highly skilled in the use of ACT with her patients.

Dr Glen Davies

Dr Glen Davies

General Practice

Passionate GP in Taupo using lifestyle and prevention medicine to walk with his patients and community on their journeys to wellness.

Dr Lily Fraser

Dr Lily Fraser

General Practice

Lily Fraser is a GP and Clinical Director at Turuki Healthcare in Mangere, South Auckland. She has a passion for low-carb nutrition and loves seeing people improve their health and wellbeing through lifestyle changes.

Dr Catherine Crofts

Dr Catherine Crofts

Pharmacist

Catherine has more than 20 years’ experience as a clinical pharmacist. She recently completed her PhD in the early diagnosis of metabolic disease focusing on lifestyle management. She lectures in Pharmacology at Auckland University of Technology.

 

Dr Louise Schofield

Dr Louise Schofield

Behaviour Change

Louise has a PhD in Public Health and 15 years’ experience in the corporate wellbeing industry, developing behaviour change programs that achieve results. A successful entrepreneur and innovator, she is also the co-founder of PreKure. Her mission is to change medicine to focus more on prevention, before the cure is needed.

 

Sonya English

Sonya English

ICF qualified Coach & Registered Nurse

Masters of health practice and highly experienced critical care nurse in the acute treatment of people suffering from ill-health.

 

Dr Ed Timings

Dr Ed Timings

Chiropractor

Ed has 30 years of experience in the health field, including time in diabetic research, and his own demanding personal challenges. Through this, he has developed an approach to stress that utilises specific knowledge and inspired living. The result is a healthier, more productive life enriched with more fun.

Dr Desiree Dickerson

Dr Desiree Dickerson

Neuroscientist & Clinical Psychologist

Desiree is a clinical psychologist with a doctorate in the neurodevelopment of mental health disorders. After working in research in New Zealand, Australia and Austria, she now lives in Spain and speaks internationally about brain health, cognitive performance, and wellbeing.

Ulrika Celsing

Ulrika Celsing

ICF Associate Certified Coach

One of our star Lead Coaches at PREKURE, Ulrika brings with her a wealth of Health Coaching experience and over 15 years experience in international leadership roles across different industries and scales of business.

“My strengths as a coach are my empathetic and inspiring nature combined with a systemic approach to getting results, challenging my clients to grow and develop.”

Dr Brad Hulcombe

Dr Brad Hulcombe

Lead Coach

Brad is not only a highly experienced doctor practising as a GP in NSW, but is also out there at ground level embracing the art and practice of Health Coaching.

“Having seen first hand the burden of lifestyle related disease within the current health-care system, I’m truly passionate about the clear need for a shift in focus to lifestyle medicine as the answer to not only disease prevention but overall well-being.”

Erik van den Top

Erik van den Top

Lead Coach

Erik is a highly experienced leadership and health coach, functional wellness specialist and seasoned disrupter and entrepreneur.

He works in private practice where he combines coaching, lifestyle medicine and biofeedback to help people restore or attain their health and wellbeing.

Erik’s mission is to inspire systemic changes to pave the way for a transition to preventative health models.

Ree George

Ree George

Assistant Coach

Ree is a PREKURE Certified Health Coach specialising in Mental Fitness and Addictive Behaviours with 20+ years experience in the Health & Wellbeing Industry – including Physiotherapy, Fitness, Mindfulness, Gratitude, Breathwork, Pilates and Yoga.

Ree believes that there is a new way of providing health & wellbeing services that will complement (and challenge) our current medical model.

Kent Johns

Kent Johns

Assistant Coach

After a long and fulfilling 20-year career as both a journalist and sports broadcaster, Kent is now helping others get healthy as a PREKURE Certified Health Coach.

"As I researched ways to improve my own health, and the results spoke for themselves, it lit inside me a desire to help others do the same. I now truly value a good diet, exercise and quality sleep. I know these all really count towards a healthy life."

 

Rebecca Withnall

Rebecca Withnall

Assistant Coach

Rebecca is a leadership and PREKURE Certified Health Coach with over 15 years of experience in the corporate sector developing and leading teams. She specialises in supporting owners in fast-paced industries to lead with courage using a framework for scaling leadership and growing star performers.

"Whether it's solving a problem or improving on a current process, I get my energy from being able to identify the issue and working to improve it."

OUR TEAM

 

Louise Schofield

Louise Schofield

Chief Executive Officer

Grant Schofield

Grant Schofield

Chief Science Officer

Stephanie Moran

Stephanie Moran

IT Systems Lead

Becs Campton

Becs Campton

Marketing Manager

Kayla Lenferna De La Motte

Kayla Lenferna De La Motte

Research & Development Project Lead

Nicola Betts

Nicola Betts

Key Account Manager

Yasmine McCarthy

Yasmine McCarthy

Customer Success Specialist

Jody Bund

Jody Bund

Business Development Manager - AU

Sheryl Dickerson

Sheryl Dickerson

Business Development Manager - NZ

Carla Rosa

Carla Rosa

Business Administrator

Etienne Hill

Etienne Hill

Content & Comms Executive

Sam Schofield

Sam Schofield

Marketing Assistant & Live Lab Experience Lead

Blake Lough

Blake Lough

Advisor

Dave Bailey

Dave Bailey

Advisor

Teressa Betty

Teressa Betty

Advisor

Donna Maxwell

Donna Maxwell

Advisor