Meet the team

Bradford Office

Julie Thomas

Julie Thomas

Julie has been with Coba since August 2011 and has over 15 years experience in recruitment covering primary, secondary and SEN.

Fact: Julie is obsessed with geraniums and has over 30 individual plants at home.

Email Julie Thomas: julie@cobaeducation.com

Leicester Office

Abigail Thrower

Abigail Thrower

Abi joined us from Reed Recruitment back in June 2013 and has joined the secondary desk in Leicester. With her degree in Fashion Marketing she is also taking charge of our social media, advertising and marketing. Abi's hard effort to push Coba Education's name has been extremely successful so far, promoting our Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn accounts.

Fact: Abi can sign the entire alphabet.

Email Abigail Thrower: abigail@cobeducation.com

Northampton Office

Melissa Morris

Melissa Morris

Melissa joined Coba Education in September 2013 as a Staffing Specialist after a successful career as a dancer in London's West End. Melissa will be bringing bundles of life and charisma to Coba's Northamptonshire primary desk and is looking forward to working with our schools.

Fact: Melissa was the Dance Captain in Mamma Mia.

Email Melissa Morris: melissa@cobaeducation.com

Adrianne Stewart

Adrianne Stewart

Adrianne joined us straight from school in 2007 and has been an asset to the company since she started. With over 7 years experience as a Staffing Specialist Adrianne is now a Senior Staffing Specialist for the Northampton secondary desk.

Fact: Adrianne has mayonnaise with pretty much every meal.

Email Adrianne Stewart: adrianne@cobaeducation.com

Hannah Pye

Hannah Pye

Hannah joined Coba in February 2017 as a Staffing Specialist after working as a primary school teacher. Hannah taught key stage 1 for 5 years before she became a PE specialist, teaching PE across the whole school for a further year and a half. Hannah is excited to bring her knowledge of a primary school setting to Coba's Northamptonshire primary desk and is looking forward to building relationships between our schools and teachers.

Fact: Hannah plays women's American Football for UK Club National Championships, Birmingham Lions and internationally for Great Britain.

Email Hannah Pye: hannah@cobaeducation.com

Sharnee Christie

Sharnee Christie

Sharnee has been living in the UK since 2016 after moving here from Australia. Before moving to the UK Sharnee was a qualified Personal Trainer and had experience working in event/hospitality management. She began working in the recruitment industry when she arrived in England and Sharnee joined Coba in May 2017 as a Staffing Specialist. Her background means she loves working in a fast paced pressurised environment and working with different people every day.

Fact: Sharnee had to leave her beloved Border Collie named Django to come to England. He is now living the best life ever with her parents on their farm.

Email Sharnee Christie: sharnee@cobaeducation.com

Louise Ozier

Louise Ozier

Louise joined us in October 2014 and joined our SEN desk. Since joining she has also taken over some of the Primary desk. Prior to having her children Louise served with the Northamptonshire Police for 6 years. When her children started school Louise started her own gardening business combing her love for being outdoors with her passion for plants. Her love for working with people has led her to work with Coba.

Fact: Louise is a fan of Westlife and has seen them 7 times.

Email Louise Ozier: louise@cobaeducation.com