We currently have groups in the following areas. Let’s introduce our group leaders

Hemel Hempstead

St Benedicts Church Hall

Group Leader – Zoe Douthwaite


Zoe Douthwaite is group leader for Hemel Mums UnLtd. Along with Debbie Gilbert is responsible for the administration and social media of Mums UnLtd. She also has the pleasure of being part of the Best Women in Business Awards. She runs her own VA business. ZoetheVA and helps people to clear down their to do lists by doing those tasks business owners dislike, whatever they may be. She has been networking for over 5 years now and started off at the Hemel group about 4 years ago. She is welcoming, friendly and eager to help business owners thrive and make great connections

St Albans - The King Harry Pub


Group Leader -Owner of Mums UnLtd – Debbie Gilbert


Debbie started Mums UnLtd  in 2011 and is currently running the St Albans group.

Debbie is a multi award winning entreprenuer who owns a marketing and events agency. She is author of 'The Successful Mumpreneur'. She organises The Watford Expo, The 3 Counties Expo and The Best Business Women Awards.

Harpenden – Skew Bridge

Group Leader – Carli Wall from Synergy Business Support


Carli Wall of Synergy Business Support

Carli runs Synergy Business Support, and works as a Virtual Assistant (a freelance PA) supporting small businesses with administration and other business services, keeping things running smoothly and offering an extra pair of hands when needed. She works this successfully around her family life, with two young sons and a baby daughter to also keep her on her toes.

Amersham- The Ivy House Pub

Group Leader – Kari Taylor


Kari is a complementary therapist who is passionate about helping busy and stressed women relax, refresh and reinvigorate with reflexology, Neal's Yard holistic facials and massage treatments in Chalfont St. Peter, Gerrards Cross. She is also a mum of three, and the happy owner of two springer spaniels. Kari started networking with Mums UnLtd in 2016, and enjoys supporting business owners to make meaningful connections.



Northampton - Ecton Village Hall

Group Leader - Debbie Jilbert -The Playbag company


Debbie started The PlayBag Company in 2015 to help parents solve the problem of how to keep their children entertained when they are out and about. The PlayBag is an innovative toy bag and play mat in one, which includes 3d features to encourage imaginative play.

Formerly a secondary school teacher, Debbie decided not to return to teaching after her son was born to follow her own path. When she is not running the business or playing taxi service to her two children she can be found indulging her other passion of woodcarving.

“I am passionate about networking as I understand how isolating it can be running a business. It has also given me so many opportunities and ideas as well as a core group of like-minded individuals who can relate to the challenges."

Whitstable- Riverside Church

Group Leader – Catherine Chapman

Body works Personal Training 

catherime chapman

Catherine been practising Pilates for 14 years, including through-out her 3 pregnancies. Driven by a passion to share this fantastic form of exercise with as many people as possible, she qualified as a coach in 2011.  Catherine started with just a few classes per week whilst still nursing, then made the decision to spend all of her time working on the healthy side of healthcare. Now the Pilates side of Bodyworks Personal Training boasts 5 Pilates courses, a Piloxing and Cardio Pilates class and many fabulous one to one clients , being trained with a bespoke program either at her private studio or in their homes.


Catherine enjoys taking part in the Whitstable Parkrun every week she possibly can and is determined to get a sub 25minute 5k! She is also a keen student in mindfulness meditation.

Watford - Herts Bowls Club

Group Leader - Lisa McCallum

Not Just Travel


Hi, I’m Lisa, a mum to two young boys 8 & 5. As a Personal Travel Expert, I’m here to make planning your next holiday stress-free and easy. Whether a customer knows exactly what you want or need some travel inspiration, I use my knowledge and expertise to create a bespoke holiday they’ll love


Hertfordshire Evening Group - The Cricketers Redbourn

Group Leader - Michelle Kuklinski

Grow with MK

Michelle is the founder of Grow with MK, which helps women break free of being ‘just mum’ and create a more positive and confident self.  As a self confessed serial experimenter, Michelle loves nothing better than trying new challenges which, along with her educational and professional qualifications, means that she has the ability to encourage and support her clients to reconnect with themselves.   She is also the author of, Beyond the Schoolgate: When being Mum is not enough.