Our Team

Physio & Rehab Team

Jamie ​Morrell
Jamie ​Morrell
Rehab Therapist and Massage Practitioner

Jamie graduated from the University of Worcester with a 2:1 BSc (Hons) degree in Sports Therapy. During his time at university he gained experience working with many different sports teams and organisations, including local rugby, badminton and American football teams at many levels. He also worked with England Touch Rugby and as team first aid/ student sports therapist at the RFU Intermediate Cup final at Twickenham Stadium.

Before university, Jamie was a personal trainer and has always had a passion for helping people improve and reach their physical goals. Since graduating in 2018 Jamie has focused on his own fitness and travelling to different countries, before relocating from the Peak District to Wiltshire in January 2019.

Outside of work Jamie loves spending time with family and friends, travelling, eating out, going to the gym and generally keeping fit and active.

Dan Long
Dan Long
Rehab Therapist

Dan graduated from St Mary’s University,Twickenham with a BSc (Hons) in Sport Rehabilitation. His passion for rehab stemmed from working with Prince Harry and the Help For Heroes “Walk for the Wounded” expedition in the South Pole in 2013.

At University, Dan developed skills in a range of rehabilitation techniques such as hydrotherapy and shockwave therapy and gained experience working with the Millwall Football club, Great Britain Gymnastics and the London Marathon. He also worked as Rehabilitation Specialist for the Wooden Spoon Marauders and the Samurai International and Jamaica sevens team. Once graduated, he then went on to work for Trojans and Hampshire Rugby team.

Outside of work, Dan loves sport and music. He played for British Universities Premiership hockey whilst studying and used to play piano in the Hampshire County brass band, touring both nationally and internationally.

Isobel Collings
Isobel Collings
Senior Rehab Therapist and Massage Practitioner

Issy graduated in 2014 from UWE, Bristol with a BSc (Hons) degree in Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation. During her time at university she gained experience working with many sports teams.

Since graduating, Issy has continued working with athletes and has supported the Great Britain synchronised swimming team through training and competitions.

Issy has also worked as a carer in a respite care home for children and young people with disabilities, complex medical needs and challenging behaviours which she loved and found very rewarding.

Outside of work, Issy is a synchronised swimmer, competing both nationally and internationally. She enjoys being active and has recently taken up a new hobby – SUPing (stand up paddle boarding)!

Danny Burke
Danny Burke
Senior Pilates Instructor and Rehab Therapist

Danny graduated from UWE with a degree in Sports Conditioning. His rugby career took him to London where he discovered Pilates and which led to many years of working at various clinics, studios and sports teams, alongside physiotherapists and medical practitioners to help rehabilitate injuries and optimise movement.

Danny joined our team in April 2017 as a Senior Pilates & Rehab Instructor and we look forward to Danny bringing his knowledge and experience to further the Pilates & Rehab service.

Danny’s main passions have always been food and sport. Now retired from rugby and having left London, he is pursuing golf and is always on the lookout for local restaurant recommendations.

Tom Clifton
Tom Clifton
Physiotherapist

In 2015, Tom graduated from Bournemouth University with a degree in Clinical Exercise Science then went on to do a Masters in Physiotherapy at Oxford Brookes University. Throughout this time, Tom gained experience in Neurological Community Physiotherapy in MS rehabilitation and gained specific qualifications in sports massage and Kinesiology Taping. Tom has a specific interest in musculoskeletal physiotherapy and likes to treat a wide variety of conditions from acute to chronic.

Tom joined the Hatt team in 2018 and has since completed courses on treating injured runners, assessing and treating the shoulder and management of paedeatric and adolescent musculoskeletal conditions. 

Outside of work Tom enjoys keeping active through running, football and cycling. On weekends, he likes to play golf, watch sport or attend music festivals.

Sam Reeves
Sam Reeves
Senior Physiotherapist

Sam qualified from Plymouth University in 2013 and went on to specialise in musculoskeletal and orthopedic outpatients working for the NHS across Devon and Cornwall.

Alongside the NHS, Sam worked with a professional basketball team providing treatment for injures and court side support during games, as well as screening and preparing the athletes for the upcoming season.

After 3 years working in the NHS, Sam moved into private practice and then joined Hatts, allowing him to move back to his home town in Wiltshire.

Outside of work Sam enjoys playing sport, particularly football and basketball as well as going to the gym.

Sarah Neate
Sarah Neate
Senior Physiotherapist

Before joining the company, Sarah was a patient at the clinic for an athletics injury. It was her experience with Hatt’s that inspired her to become a Physiotherapist.

Sarah graduated from Sheffield Hallam University where she gained experience in Stroke Rehab, Musculoskeletal Outpatients and Community and Paediatric Intensive Care.

Her passion for treating sports and musculoskeletal injuries lead her to intern at Sheffield and Rotherham Football Clubs. Here she worked with the first teams and gained valuable experience treating sports injuries and running rehab training programmes.

Outside of work, Sarah loves athletics and is excited to get back to training with Devizes Athletics Club and Team Bath AC. She also has a keen interest in cycling, tennis and swimming.

Niamh Allen
Niamh Allen
Senior Physiotherapist

Niamh graduated from University College Dublin in 2014. Having grown up in Ireland, she decided to move across the Irish Sea to kick start her career in a busy private practice in Cirencester, where she spent two years building on her experience of musculoskeletal conditions.

In July 2016, Niamh moved to a London practice where she gained qualifications in both Acupucture and Pilates and started to specialise in the foot and ankle, and tendon and shoulder rehab.

After a very busy year, she decided to move away from the London buzz and set up in the beautiful Wiltshire where she joined Hatt’s. since joining the clinic, Niamh has continued to further her training in low back and knee conditions, as well as developing a very special interest in chronic pain conditions.

Having grown up by the sea, Niamh has competed in many open water events and has worked as a beach lifeguard. Now that she is living a bit further inland she has sampled lots of different sports to try and replace her coastal activities. She loves heading out on day trips exploring the area by foot, bike or water!

Jill Westwood
Jill Westwood
Clinical Lead Physiotherapist & Pilates Instructor

Jill qualified from the Middlesex Hospital School of Physiotherapy in 1990. She started her working life at Milton Keynes General Hospital, where she rotated through all the clinical specialties for two years and then took a senior post in Outpatients and Orthopaedics.

In 1993 Jill moved into private practice and has spent her time working in multi disciplinary clinics with, to name but a few, orthopaedic specialists, osteopaths, chiropractors and podiatrists. Throughout her career, Jill has continued to attend numerous courses to update and expand her knowledge.

In April 2011 she and her partner embarked on a six month cycling expedition round the coast of Great Britain. Since then Jill has completed a Half Ironman Triathlon with a Full Ironman on the cards.

Jill has over 29 years experience as a clinician and enjoys treating all musculo-skeletal problems from neck and back pain and dysfunction to sports injuries and everything in between. She has a particular interest in Myofascial Release (connective tissue release), and takes a number of exciting Pilates classes.
Outside of work Jill enjoys yoga, running, cycling, swimming, cooking, camping and music.

Matt Walsh
Matt Walsh
Clinical Lead Physiotherapist

Matt qualified from the University Hospital of Wales, in Cardiff in 1999, and started work at Wycombe General Hospital where he gained experience working in the Respiratory, Orthopaedics, Neurology, and Musculoskeletal fields.

Since 2001 Matt has specialised in Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy becoming our Clinical Lead Therapist in 2015.

Being a keen runner (with a few injuries himself) Matt has attended numerous running analysis and movement control courses to help improve his performance and prevent his injuries. Matt has used this experience to set up our running analysis clinic where he performs assessments – looking at your flexibility, strength and control alongside recording your running technique. From the information he obtains he is able to provide exercises and advice on how to improve your performance and help prevent any injuries.

Matt has further experience working within other sporting fields and spent 3 years as the Physiotherapist for Marlow RFC, and was the first team Physiotherapist for the Buckinghamshire representative rugby side.

Matt is also our ergonomic specialist treating any work related problems. This involves assessing patients in their working environment and providing exercises and advice to prevent any work related issues.

Outside of work Matt loves to travel and adores afternoon tea and picnics. He is a very proud father of 2 girls and enjoys spending every minute running around after them.

Guy Kingston
Guy Kingston
Clinical Lead Physiotherapist

Guy joined Hatt Health & Movement Clinic in 2010 and has progressed from senior clinician to a clinical lead role. Guy also manages and supervises both the Rehab and S+C teams and works hard to ensure they are continually improving and moving forwards with their development.

Guy has developed a real clinical interest in movement health and control. He feels that understanding why a patient has developed their injury in the first instance is fundamental to being able to successfully rehabilitate them.

Away from clinic, Guy has two young children so spends a lot of this time ensuring that they remain amused and entertained. He also coaches a local junior football team and is currently working his way through FA coaching badges. He enjoys keeping fit by running and visits to the gym.


Podiatry Team

Melanie Good
Melanie Good
Foot Health Practitioner

Melanie has had an exciting and varied career working in customer service, marketing and then 6 years in a primary school where she gained her degree in Education Studies as well as the ability to multi-task and work swiftly under pressure.

Melanie joined the Patient Services team at Hatt’s in 2017 bringing her friendly and enthusiastic attitude, along with her excellent customer service skills.

In 2019 a different pathway became clear and she undertook a distance learning Diploma in Foot health practice and has now joined our Podiatry team.

Mel spends her spare time looking after her extended family, running, doing Pilates and when not actually visiting, she is dreaming of new places to visit with her partner.

Emma Chalmers
Emma Chalmers
Podiatrist

Emma graduated from Southampton University with a first class honours degree in Podiatry. She has since worked in a number of private clinics across Hampshire, developing a specific interest in musculoskeletal foot and ankle pathology. She gained experience in 3D scanning and orthotic prescribing, and attended a course in shockwave therapy to extend her scope of practice within this field.

Sport has always played a big part of Emma’s life, especially hockey. She started at a young age and has since played for her university, local clubs and even played for the South-West of England team. Emma is now living in Bath and has settled into the bath Buccaneers club.

Aside from hockey, Emma also enjoys travelling, socialising with friends, volunteering at festivals and skiing

Benn Boshell
Benn Boshell
Clinical Lead Podiatrist

Benn graduated from the University of Southampton in 2010 with a BSc (Hons) degree in Podiatry. He has a wealth of experience and joined the Hatt Clinic team in 2015. He has previously worked for the NHS as a Musculoskeletal Specialist Podiatrist at the Solent NHS Trust, as well as working in podiatric surgery departments across the country and in private clinics in London and Essex. Benn has attended many post-graduate courses and has gained an extended scope of practice in diagnostic ultrasound, x-ray interpretation of foot and ankle pathology, injection therapies, shockwave therapy and experience in rheumatology clinics, and podiatric surgery.

Benn completed a post-graduate Masters degree in Podiatry Surgery at the University of Brighton in 2016.Benn has a specialist interest in plantar heel pain and is recognised as an expert on the topic by his peers. He is the author of the book ‘The Plantar Fasciitis Bible’ and has a website (www.theheelpainexpert.com) and blog dedicated to heel pain.

Outside of clinical time, Benn is very sociable and enjoys spending quality time with his partner, going on long walks and visiting National Trust site. He enjoys a very active lifestyle and keeping fit at the gym. Benn is also a massive ‘foodie’ so if you have any good restaurant recommendations be sure to send them his way.

Paul Macaulay
Paul Macaulay
Podiatrist

Paul knew that he wanted to be a Podiatrist from the age of 12 after having successful treatment for an achilles injury that got him back to playing cricket – a game that Paul is still passionate about.

Paul graduated from the University of Southampton with a degree in Podiatry in 2017 and has a keen interest in Dermatology as well as educating people of all ages the importance of foot health. He has completed courses such as Dermatascope training and will go onto complete other courses in dermatology later in the year.

Paul runs our podiatry facebook page where he shares useful tips and hints for looking after your feet as well as things to look out for – check it out here… He also is very involved in organising socials, he was this years staff quiz master and is always organising the next night out for the team.

In his spare time Paul is currently working hard to reduce his golf handicap, plays tennis, cricket for Potterne and enjoys socialising with his friends in Bath.
Paul also spends a lot of time in the kitchen and likes to experiment with new recipes.


Pilates & Strength & Conditioning Team

Marilyn Percival
Marilyn Percival
Senior Pilates Instructor

Having been active and sporty since childhood Marilyn graduated with a BSc Honours Degree in Sports Science in 2004 and then went on to qualify in a number of studio-based fitness disciplines such as Pilates and Vinyasa Flow Yoga.

Marilyn brings her knowledge of the human body and experience from over a decade of training Pilates to tailor every Pilates class to the attendee’s needs, offering a truly bespoke experience. She has a warm and personable style, and encourages confidence and individual progression.

Ever the student, Marilyn is passionate about continually developing her knowledge and experience of restorative exercise and training.

In her spare time, Marilyn spent two winters in Sainte Foy in the French Alps on ski seasons and loves being in the mountains and skiing. She has been Olympic weightlifting (for fun) for the last 2 years and her next ambition is to master surfing.

Garrath Pledger
Garrath Pledger
Lead Strength and Conditioning Coach

Garrath began as a professional golfer, gaining qualifications from the Professional Golfers Association and then playing full time on national tours for 2 years. Garrath then continued his development by starting a career in Personal Training gaining national qualifications and experience as a PT and Gym Manager before moving into teaching Personal Trainers himself for over 7 years.

During this time he came into contact with a broad range of people and developed a thirst for coaching at an elite level, gaining accreditation with the UK Strength & Conditioning Association in 2012. Garrath was fortunate enough to then gain a role within England rugby’s women’s development pathway as an S&C coach to the young, up and coming players. This led to an opportunity to take over as Lead S&C for England Physical Disability Cricket squad in 2015 which he continues to do and supports the squad at camps and tours around the world. A hugely enjoyable role with a rewarding group of athletes who inspire everyone they meet with their commitment.

Garrath is currently working through a Masters degree in Strength & Conditioning at St Mary’s University in Twickenham, pushing his knowledge to the next level to support his career and the the people he works with.

Garrath enjoys all sports and has been a keen rugby player and volleyball player in the past whilst still maintaining his golfing skills when he can. He ran the New York marathon in 2007 and this combination of sporting background and coaching experience drives Garrath to inspire everyone he coaches to enjoy the benefits of a healthy, active lifestyle and push people to exceed their potential.

Danny Burke
Danny Burke
Senior Pilates Instructor and Rehab Therapist

Danny graduated from UWE with a degree in Sports Conditioning. His rugby career took him to London where he discovered Pilates and which led to many years of working at various clinics, studios and sports teams, alongside physiotherapists and medical practitioners to help rehabilitate injuries and optimise movement.

Danny joined our team in April 2017 as a Senior Pilates & Rehab Instructor and we look forward to Danny bringing his knowledge and experience to further the Pilates & Rehab service.

Danny’s main passions have always been food and sport. Now retired from rugby and having left London, he is pursuing golf and is always on the lookout for local restaurant recommendations.

Jill Westwood
Jill Westwood
Clinical Lead Physiotherapist & Pilates Instructor

Jill qualified from the Middlesex Hospital School of Physiotherapy in 1990. She started her working life at Milton Keynes General Hospital, where she rotated through all the clinical specialties for two years and then took a senior post in Outpatients and Orthopaedics.

In 1993 Jill moved into private practice and has spent her time working in multi disciplinary clinics with, to name but a few, orthopaedic specialists, osteopaths, chiropractors and podiatrists. Throughout her career, Jill has continued to attend numerous courses to update and expand her knowledge.

In April 2011 she and her partner embarked on a six month cycling expedition round the coast of Great Britain. Since then Jill has completed a Half Ironman Triathlon with a Full Ironman on the cards.

Jill has over 29 years experience as a clinician and enjoys treating all musculo-skeletal problems from neck and back pain and dysfunction to sports injuries and everything in between. She has a particular interest in Myofascial Release (connective tissue release), and takes a number of exciting Pilates classes.
Outside of work Jill enjoys yoga, running, cycling, swimming, cooking, camping and music.


Massage Team

Jonathan Cole
Jonathan Cole
Senior Massage Practitioner

Jon has always had a passion for sport, exercise, and health. Following this passion he graduated with a degree in Sport, Health, Exercise and Nutrition in 2014 and then went on to obtain a Level 5 Diploma in Sport and Remedial Massage therapy in 2015 from the London School of Sports Massage (LSSM).

As a lover of sport he understands how frustrating an injury can be, which is why he chose to pursue his career in Therapy. Working within an experienced team to get people back to doing what they love suits him perfectly.

Jon and his partner are enjoying living in the first home together whilst planning their wedding. He has always been a keen sportsman and has tried a wide range of different sports. Although, in the end always seems to come back to football.

Rob Cunningham
Rob Cunningham
Clinical Lead Massage Practitioner

Rob gained his diploma in Sports Therapy in 2007 and has since achieved further diplomas in Advanced Sports massage and Hot Stones massage. He has worked at the clinic since June 2009, enjoys being part of a multi disciplinary team and has progressed to the head of the Massage department.

He has a very keen interest in Myofascial release and has attended numerous courses to develop his skills and knowledge on this subject. Rob is heavily involved in driving the massage team forward and also trains up any new massage recruits.

Rob is married and has two young sons and a daughter who keep him very busy. He has always had a keen interest in sport, previously playing both football and cricket at a competitive level. He currently enjoys cycling and swimming which help him keep fit.

Jamie ​Morrell
Jamie ​Morrell
Rehab Therapist and Massage Practitioner

Jamie graduated from the University of Worcester with a 2:1 BSc (Hons) degree in Sports Therapy. During his time at university he gained experience working with many different sports teams and organisations, including local rugby, badminton and American football teams at many levels. He also worked with England Touch Rugby and as team first aid/ student sports therapist at the RFU Intermediate Cup final at Twickenham Stadium.

Before university, Jamie was a personal trainer and has always had a passion for helping people improve and reach their physical goals. Since graduating in 2018 Jamie has focused on his own fitness and travelling to different countries, before relocating from the Peak District to Wiltshire in January 2019.

Outside of work Jamie loves spending time with family and friends, travelling, eating out, going to the gym and generally keeping fit and active.

Isobel Collings
Isobel Collings
Senior Rehab Therapist and Massage Practitioner

Issy graduated in 2014 from UWE, Bristol with a BSc (Hons) degree in Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation. During her time at university she gained experience working with many sports teams.

Since graduating, Issy has continued working with athletes and has supported the Great Britain synchronised swimming team through training and competitions.

Issy has also worked as a carer in a respite care home for children and young people with disabilities, complex medical needs and challenging behaviours which she loved and found very rewarding.

Outside of work, Issy is a synchronised swimmer, competing both nationally and internationally. She enjoys being active and has recently taken up a new hobby – SUPing (stand up paddle boarding)!


Patient Services Team

Ellie Dean
Ellie Dean
Patient Services Co-ordinator

Ellie finished studying in 2014 after completing her A levels in Health and Social Care and Business at Devizes School.

Following this, she joined the Fire Service for two years before joining the Police force for a further four years. During her time with the Police, Ellie took nine months out to look after her little boy, Max.

Ellie recently decided that it was time for a career change so joined the Hatt team, where she is looking forward to bringing her skills and knowledge to grow with the business.

When Ellie isn’t at work, she and Max are always out on adventures, creating fond memories together.

Amanda Hatt
Amanda Hatt
Director

Amanda comes from a commercial business background and has over 16 years of Management, business development and customer service experience.

She began her career in customer service at littlewoods in the north of England in the mid 90s and fulfilled many managerial roles over the years before working as a general manager for an international mail order company in 2003.

In 2008 Amanda finally gave in to James request for her to come and join him in the running of the clinics.

Amanda is responsible for the day to day running of the business, customer satisfaction and management of the team. Her main interests are in business development, staff management and team building.

James Hatt
James Hatt
Director

James set up the Hatt Clinic in 2003 and currently works as the full time Clinical Director. He was the first Physio in the company but now no longer runs a patient list, but is instead involved in the training and development of each and every service that the Hatt Clinic offers.

His drive to provide exceptional care and results for patients, and the vision of a comprehensive musculoskeletal medical service under one roof has led us to where we are today.

James lives in Bath with his wife and co-director Amanda. Their daughter Steph is all grown up and currently managing the marketing department at Hatt’s! When not working James loves to travel and is interested in most outdoor activities, as long as it’s sunny!

Steph Hatt
Steph Hatt
Marketing Executive

Steph graduated from Manchester University with a BA (Hons) in French and Business Management, and though she focused on many areas of business throughout these four years, took a particular interest in Marketing and Sales.

Having joined the Marketing team, Steph is keen to use all the many and varied skills gained in University, and bring new and fresh initiatives to the clinics. One of her favourites so far being Christmas at Hatt’s.

Steph loves to ski, having worked two seasons in Meribel, spends time with her friends and family outside of work, as well as finds time to travel to new places all over the world.

Sue Parker
Sue Parker
Accounts Manager

Sue joined the Hatt team in March 2015 as an accounts assistant, prior to this she worked within the customer service sector before moving into accounts.

Since working in the Hatt team she has gained her AAT Level 2 and Level 3 and looks after all our patients accounts along with the company accounts and is now Accounts Manager.

When she is not at work Sue enjoys spending time with her family, walking her Cocker spaniel Daisy and attending weekly fitness classes. She has a love of travel and when the opportunity presents itself you will usually find her on the first plane to Italy.​

Frances Smart
Frances Smart
Patient Services Co-ordinator

Frances studied Business and Administration at Trowbridge College where she learnt essential skills in customer service and administration, and ever keen to put those skills in to practice, spent her weekends gaining work experience at her local M&Co store.

Following Fran’s graduation, she was offered a full-time job at M&Co, and over a career spanning 8 years at the store, was promoted through to an assistant manager where she was responsible for all customer queries, health & safety and the smooth running of the store.

Working at a clothing store, Fran enjoyed making people feel good on the outside, but it was time for a change – a change to making people feel good on the inside – and that’s where Hatt’s come in. Fran was thrilled to be joining our Patient Services team, and hasn’t looked back since.

In her spare time, Fran enjoys drawing and painting, reading manga (no, it’s not a typo – manga is actually a Japanese comic book), and playing video games with her fiancé.

Jo Whiffing
Jo Whiffing
Patient Services Co-ordinator

Jo was brought up and educated in France and moved back to the UK to work as a bilingual secretary. After a short career break to bring up her two sons, she then worked in a Primary school for 12 years as a teaching assistant and French teacher, which she found very rewarding. Jo then joined the Hatt team in 2018 as a Patient Services Co-ordinator. She is very people focused and passionate about motivating and helping individuals to achieve their goals.

When not working, Jo loves to spend time with her close friends and family. She likes to run at least once a week and attends a regular yoga/Pilates class. She also loves the outdoors and has experienced many outdoor activities. Jo thinks of life as one big adventure that we only get to experience once, so it is important we make the most of it and look after ourselves.

Joanna Davies
Joanna Davies
Patient Services Co-ordinator

Joanna previously worked in Customer Services in the insurance industry and as a supervisor in hospitality for many years, meeting & greeting customers and answering queries with a strong focus on customer satisfaction. Looking for a change of direction that made best use of her skills and knowledge, Joanna joined our team in 2017.

In her spare time Joanna loves reading her collection of cookery books and trying new recipes on her family. Being new to living in the countryside she loves going for walks and exploring Wiltshire’s gems.

Jo Taylor
Jo Taylor
Senior Patient Services Co-ordinator

Jo joined the team in September 2016 after a career break to take on the full-time role of bringing up three daughters. In her previous career she was a software developer and a project manager from which she brings with her both customer focused and organisational skills.

When not at work Jo enjoys spending time with her family. A lot of this time is is spent taking her children to various netball and hockey matches and ballet lessons. Jo has also just taken up running again after a break and attends regular exercise classes.

Moira Thorpe
Moira Thorpe
Patient Services Co-ordinator

Moira joined the team in August 2015 after a career break to take on the full-time role of bringing up two daughters. She originally owned a Floristry business in Norwich before a move to Wiltshire with her husband. Moira then worked at a specialist picture frame restorer (which included helping to salvage some of Windsor Castle’s fire-damaged frames).

Moira joins our team bringing with her experience in customer services and accounting and administrative roles.

Moira dotes over all her pets (big and small) though regrettably has no room for the donkeys she would really like. But she supports the Donkey Sanctuary and adopts donkeys from a distance. Whether tending the beans on the allotment or scrambling along an airy ridge in Snowdonia, Moira is very much an outdoor person!

Julia Cunningham
Julia Cunningham
Senior Patient Services Co-ordinator

Having previously worked as a Nursery Teacher for 16 years in a private nursery, Julia wanted a change of direction after having her own two children. Having been with the Hatt Team since 2014 Julia has found the role most rewarding and thoroughly enjoyable throughout.

Most of Julia’s spare time is spent racing around after her three very lively and energetic children, who tend to keep her very busy. She enjoys running and having had a break for the last couple of years she has got back into her running shoes and just completed a 10K in aid of the Stroke Association. Julia is looking to participate in a few more 10k fun runs this year.

Sue Pothitos
Sue Pothitos
Clinic Manager

Sue originally trained as a bilingual secretary before taking a career break to bring up her family. After several years living in the Middle East supporting her husband’s career she returned to the UK and settled in Frome and took a position with what used to be called Frome Physiotherapy.

As James and Amanda took over the Frome Clinic Sue’s role has continued to grow and as Clinic Manager she is now responsible for ensure all three clinics run smoothly.

She continues to live in Frome with her husband and a big black hairy labradoodle and when not at work spends a lot of time in London and the South East visiting her four grandchildren.


Office Team

Amanda Hatt
Amanda Hatt
Director

Amanda comes from a commercial business background and has over 16 years of Management, business development and customer service experience.

She began her career in customer service at littlewoods in the north of England in the mid 90s and fulfilled many managerial roles over the years before working as a general manager for an international mail order company in 2003.

In 2008 Amanda finally gave in to James request for her to come and join him in the running of the clinics.

Amanda is responsible for the day to day running of the business, customer satisfaction and management of the team. Her main interests are in business development, staff management and team building.

James Hatt
James Hatt
Director

James set up the Hatt Clinic in 2003 and currently works as the full time Clinical Director. He was the first Physio in the company but now no longer runs a patient list, but is instead involved in the training and development of each and every service that the Hatt Clinic offers.

His drive to provide exceptional care and results for patients, and the vision of a comprehensive musculoskeletal medical service under one roof has led us to where we are today.

James lives in Bath with his wife and co-director Amanda. Their daughter Steph is all grown up and currently managing the marketing department at Hatt’s! When not working James loves to travel and is interested in most outdoor activities, as long as it’s sunny!

Steph Hatt
Steph Hatt
Marketing Executive

Steph graduated from Manchester University with a BA (Hons) in French and Business Management, and though she focused on many areas of business throughout these four years, took a particular interest in Marketing and Sales.

Having joined the Marketing team, Steph is keen to use all the many and varied skills gained in University, and bring new and fresh initiatives to the clinics. One of her favourites so far being Christmas at Hatt’s.

Steph loves to ski, having worked two seasons in Meribel, spends time with her friends and family outside of work, as well as finds time to travel to new places all over the world.

Sue Parker
Sue Parker
Accounts Manager

Sue joined the Hatt team in March 2015 as an accounts assistant, prior to this she worked within the customer service sector before moving into accounts.

Since working in the Hatt team she has gained her AAT Level 2 and Level 3 and looks after all our patients accounts along with the company accounts and is now Accounts Manager.

When she is not at work Sue enjoys spending time with her family, walking her Cocker spaniel Daisy and attending weekly fitness classes. She has a love of travel and when the opportunity presents itself you will usually find her on the first plane to Italy.​

Sue Pothitos
Sue Pothitos
Clinic Manager

Sue originally trained as a bilingual secretary before taking a career break to bring up her family. After several years living in the Middle East supporting her husband’s career she returned to the UK and settled in Frome and took a position with what used to be called Frome Physiotherapy.

As James and Amanda took over the Frome Clinic Sue’s role has continued to grow and as Clinic Manager she is now responsible for ensure all three clinics run smoothly.

She continues to live in Frome with her husband and a big black hairy labradoodle and when not at work spends a lot of time in London and the South East visiting her four grandchildren.