meet the team

Sally Boyton, Director

Sally is responsible for the day to day operations and development of the Life Seeker brand including; community relations, content creation, design, marketing, fundraising and sponsorship, business/member recruitment and event coordination. She is also Secretary for the CIC board.

Sally trained as a product designer and pursued a career in marketing communications from 2000. She has worked with micro businesses through to brands on an International scale and most recently helped charities and social enterprises achieve their goals through community consultation, strategic promotion and digital content creation.

Sally co-runs 1a Aerials with her partner in Pembrokeshire and in 2017, followed a personal passion to inspire the community of West Wales to live well through the development of Life Seeker. She uses her skills to support community events and fundraising initiatives and is keen to continue motivating people to adopt positive ways of living through the business.

She lives close to the coast with her partner Dave and rescued moggie, loves to snowboard, adventure in the outdoors, anything creative and has recently found a love for running.

Lise Matthews - The Ark - Haverfordwest

Lise Matthews, Director

Lise takes an advisory role to support the running and progressive development of Life Seeker. She brings a wealth of specialist knowledge from the wellbeing arena and experience of working directly with various sectors of our community to help guide our approach, the content and activities we deliver and to who.

Lise Matthews originates from Denmark and had a career within documentation and technical writing before becoming interested in complementary therapies during the 1990s. She has owned and managed The Ark health food shop and natural health clinic in Haverfordwest since 2011, is a practitioner of the Bowen Technique for musculo-skeletal issues and a kinesiology specialist with The Nutrition Detectives.

Lise is passionate about the sustainable wellbeing of our community. She contributes her time as organiser of Haverfoodfest and is an active member of the Haverfordwest Business Circle committee and the Haverfordwest Town Team.

She is married with two adult boys, enjoys fitness, walking the family dog, spending time with friends and absolutely loves cooking and healthy eating.

Philippa Stanley, Director

Philippa takes an advisory role to support the running and progressive development of Life Seeker. She brings a wealth of knowledge on sustainability, organisational management and driving action for change. Her coaching experience also guides how we connect effectively with our community audience.

Philippa designed the interactive sustainability e-learning programme YouTreeTM and was instrumental in developing the pilot Project Acorn stepped environmental management programme, now BS8555. She is passionate about the way people learn, to drive action for change towards greater sustainability.

Philippa is also a certified life and business coach, helping people to thrive and find a deeper connection to the natural environment, delivering one to one coaching and horse-guided learning from her base in Llanelli, Carmarthenshire.

In her spare time, Philippa loves gardening and growing vegetables, cooking, walking, travelling and spending time with her extended family and horses.