Esther is a graduate of the University of Manchester and qualified as a Solicitor specialising in criminal defence.
Esther moved into the charitable sector in 2002 where she worked in community fundraising and events management for
several national charities and was responsible for managing UK teams and developing a series of large scale, high income fundraising events.
Esther established ElevenTen Consultancy and Event Management in 2008 with clients including St Mungo's, PKD Charity, Warwick Folk Festival,
Half the Sky Foundation, The Britten-Pears Foundation, Buskaid and Action on Hearing Loss as well as local authorities and businesses.
Esther is also co-director of Fizz Festivals Ltd which produces music festivals across the Midlands and North West.