The core beanddo team are CEO and Founder, Mick Timpson, and Sue Manley, Managing Director.
Mick has designed the beanddo programmes and leads many of the courses. An award-winning architect, artist and yoga teacher, Mick is also the founder of The YogaLife Project, a popular social enterprise based in Chorlton that teaches yoga, meditation and delivers training to future yoga teachers. Mick is also a Master Practitioner with the European Mentoring and Coaching Council.
Sue brings many years of professional experience to her role as beanddo’s Managing Director. After starting her career as an architect, she gained a range of experience in major practices and Local Authorities. Her yoga journey has been one initially as an observer for many years as Mick’s partner, before becoming a regular participant.
Sue has also been managing a number of design businesses and initiatives for over 25 years and she now provides strategic business planning and day-to-day project management at beanddo.