Meet the Team

Meet the Team

Suzanne Allsopp, General Manager

Prior to joining Shine, Suzanne was a primary school teacher for 25 years and was deputy head teacher of a village school in South Gloucestershire for 7 years. She has a 2:1 B.Ed (hons) degree in Education and English. She was born in Liverpool and enjoys following the progress of Liverpool Football Club

John Colley, Director

John is an experienced sports coach who, before setting up Shine, held the post of Development Officer at QEH School in Bristol - a role which included coaching the school cricket, football and rugby teams. John is well qualified in a wide range of team sports which underpins his passion for playing and coaching sport.

John’s main passion is cricket and he holds the influential post of Director of Cricket and Youth Cricket at Golden Hill Sports where he coaches junior teams. John studied at Aston University achieving a 2:1 and becoming a BSc in Business and Management.