Gwen’s background is very varied as she has a BSc from UL in Equine Science and then worked as a laboratory technician in a Food Safety setting, where she also got a Masters from DIT in Food Science, Technology and Nutrition. For a number of years Gwen taught English as a foreign language while studying at IHS to gain her Diploma in Nutritional Therapy. She graduated in March 2015 and set up her own business, Gwenright Nutrition.
Gwen returned to IHS in 2016 to work as a Personal Tutor in the NLC course, and is now a Unit Leader in all three years of the Nutritional Therapy Diploma. In 2017 Gwen completed the Health & Wellness course, which she ties into her business seeing clients at home in Kildare. Her main clientele are mums of all ages, as she specialises in hormones, stress and pregnancy.