Meet the Team!
WE ARE YUMMY!
Founder & CEO
Jason is the CEO and founder of Yummy Jobs. Having completed a Management Training Program at The Walt Disney World Resort several years ago, he is a hospitality expert. Jason is also a co-founder of the FLIGHT Hospitality Group.
Hobbies - Vinyasa Hot Yoga, Cycling, Disney Marathon Training
Interests - Meeting new people - creating life changing opportunities
Top tip for Applicants - Always push outside your comfort zone - you'll never look back!
Alexis handles Marketing, Client/Candidate Relations and all the rest! She has had her own experiences of a J1 Program in the USA in her 20’s and 2 internships in Italy. She is driven by the Cultural Exchange elements which really help candidates develop the social skills that will kick start their careers and the rest of their lives!
Hobbies - Chocolate, Being on the beach, Yoga
Top tip for Applicants - Be professional. Gain relevant work experience. Sell yourself. Think positive!
International Recruitment & Marketing Specialist
Luke joined the Yummy Family in 2015, after participating in two of our Summer Programs whilst at university (Disney Cultural Exchange Program, Loews Hotels at Universal Orlando). Luke now leads the recruitment for our Summer Work and Travel Programs in the USA and specialises in our Marketing activities.
Hobbies - Travelling, Fitness, Movies
Interests - West End, All things Disney!
Top tip for Applicants - Be confident in your achievements - this is your opportunity to sell yourself!
Recruitment & J1 Program Compliance Specialist
Mark joins the team having previously completed five separate USA work programs; including the Disney Cultural Representative Program and the Walt Disney World Swan & Dolphin Resort Program. He currently looks after the recruitment for our Intern & Trainee programs alongside Adam.
Hobbies - Playing Football & Visiting Theme Parks
Interests - Football, Tennis, Xbox & Braveheart
Top tip for Applicants - Be Beyonce, always.
J1 Program Account Coordinator
After participating in the Disney Cultural Representative Program in 2013-2014, Natalie now looks after the recruitment for the Disney International Programs, alongside helping Luke with the Summer Work and Travel Programs in the USA. She is thrilled to now be working for the company who gave her the best year of her life in EPCOT!
Hobbies - Cinema, Parkrun, Netball
Interests - Country Music, Parks and Recreation, Stand-up comedy
Top tip for Applicants - Proof read everything you submit; grammar and spelling errors will immediately make a bad and lasting impression!
J1 Program Account Coordinator
Having completed the Disney Cultural Representative Program in 2013 - 2014, as well as two previous J1 programs in the USA, Lucy-Ann helps run the J1 Intern and Trainee programs along with the Disney Academic Exchange Program.
Hobbies - Writing, Photography, Reading and Travelling
Interests - Musicals, Escape Rooms, Shakespeare and Disney
Top tip for Applicants - Make sure you read all the program eligibility requirements before applying; if you are not sure about anything, ask!
Background Check Coordinator
The legendary Michele has been with the Yummy Team since 2006! She takes care of all the processing for DBS background checks for all Yummy participants and our partners.
Hobbies - Entertaining, Healthy Eating, Cooking
Interests - Soap Operas (Emmerdale a fav!), Shopping, Spending time with family
Top tip for Applicants - Make sure you read the instructions properly when completing your DBS form!
Swiss Education Group Academic Advisor
Nickie is the UK Academic Advisor for the Swiss Education Group, a Swiss Alliance of Hospitality Management Schools. SEG looks after 5 hospitality schools over 7 beautiful campuses, with a student body made up of 111 nationalities and 6,500 students.
Hobbies - Discovering new music, Collecting Coca Cola memorabilia
Interests - Anything to do with music, travel but most importantly my family
Top tip for Applicants - Undecided about your study options? – Call for a chat, meet for more info and most definitely come and visit Switzerland! : )
Accounts and Finance
Jaye manages all the payments and accounts for Yummy participants.
Hobbies - Fitness, Entertaining, Chilling on holiday
Interests - Theatre, Travelling to different places, Eating out, Spending time with my family