Terri set up Auralite 23 - HR Consultancy after working in the corporate world for nearly 30 years.  She has always been passionate about development whether personal or organisational and is keen to help others reach their full potential.  


Terri was delighted that Auralite 23 was nominated and won the Southern Enterprise Award 2021 for Best HR Consultancy Services Provider - South East, after 5 years of hard work and building the business this was a fantastic achievement. 


Terri is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Personnel & Development and has worked in HR for over 23 years.  She started her career in local government before moving into the travel industry and working for Virgin Atlantic, BA Travel Shops, ebookers.com as their HR Director and then to Virgin Holidays as their Director of Performance & Engagement (HR Director).  She has also worked in Financial services for a short time for the modern mutual OneFamily as their Group HR Director.  She has worked on a freelance basis as a Consultant undertaking assignments from diverse client groups.  She is also an Executive Coach & Mentor, a member of the British Psychological Society and is trained in a number of psychometric profiling tools.


Terri is passionate about developing people and specifically encouraging good Leadership behaviours that drives people Engagement.  She was highly regarded at Virgin Holidays for developing high performing teams who went on to win numerous industry awards.  In addition she helped shape the Virgin Leadership behaviours working with a team of HR Directors from around the Group.  Terri has been a huge advocate of wellbeing in the workplace and introduced a wellbeing programme into Virgin Holidays as part of the People Strategy.


On a volunteer basis Terri has been a Mentor working with the Aspire Foundation and previously the Chair of the National Council for a youth organisation.


Terri has been an expert Guest Advisor for the 'Women Like Us' website offering advice on aligning work and personal goals and work/life balance.  Terri was also previously an advisory board member for the Institute of Travel & Tourism and Leeds Metropolitan University inputting into Masters & Bachelors Travel qualifications.  Terri has also been an expert panel member for a CIPD Sussex event answering questions on all aspects of HR.


Terri has spoken at a number of conferences on Values and Culture and Employee Engagement linking to Customer Service.


Terri also has an interest in holistic wellbeing and qualified as a holistic wellbeing practitioner and is a Reiki Master all of which bring a unique blend of expertise and experience to her training programmes, coaching and mentoring work.


Terri loves reading and travelling and is married with 2 boys who keep her very busy when she's not working!


HR Team Awards whilst working at Virgin Holidays



- The Learning Awards (Learning Performance Institute) L&D Team of the Year 2015

- The Learning Awards L&D Team of the Year 2015 (Silver award)

- Training Journal L&D Team of the Year 2014 (Silver award)

- The Open University Learning at Work Day Award for Inspiring Learning 2013

- Virgin Group 'Special Customer Award' for work on the Values & Culture Improvement Project

- National Training Award for Partnership & Collaboration with Mary Gober International 2009 (Values & Culture improvement project resulting in new Company Values and a focus on Excellence in Customer Service).



- Gatwick Diamond Business Awards for Developing People (2015 & 2011)

- The Learning Awards Apprenticship Programme of the Year 2014

- Employee Benefits Awards 2014

- Recruiter for Awards for Excellence 2014

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