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Bringing their own skills and knowledge to Mantrailing Global, our team have been hand picked by Founder, Lisa Gorenflo, to bring their expertise to the team.


Our Head team teaches our instructor courses, as well as champion our instructor development programme and ensure our Instructor community fly like eagles.


On top this, our Head Instructors can be hosted internationally to share their Mantrailing knowledge across the globe.

Lisa Gorenflo
Founder & Senior Head Instructor
  • Only certified Instructor with Mantrailing International in the UK

  • Part of a Search and Rescue team

  • Has her own Mantrailing dogs, Raina, a Belgian Malinois and Rufus, her operational German Wirehaired Pointer

  • Over twenty years of dog training experience in sports and the pet dog training industry, including a successful dog training business

  • Works together with international dog trainers and scientists across the globe

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Emma Cook     
Senior Head Instructor & Business Development Manager

  • Fully Qualified Mantrailing Global Instructor & Assessor

  • City & Guilds UKCSD Scent Detection Dog Handler & Instructor.

  • World Scent Dog Association Instructor.

  • Has specialised in dog sport training for the past 7 years.

  • Has 10 years experience working in the rescue, welfare and training sector.

  • Extensive experience working in customer service, coaching and development roles.

Hannah Burrows
Administrative Assistant
  • Extensive expertise in customer care.

  • Experience in managerial roles, including team leadership and operational optimization.

  • Vast administrative skills from various front of house and client care roles.

Rhiannon Bevan   
Head Instructor 

  • Fully qualified Mantrailing Global Instructor
    UK Sniffer Dog instructor

  • Fdsc in Applied Animal Behaviour

  • Msc Animal Biology

  • Studying for an Msc in Canine Behaviour

  • Has studied CPD with the IMDT, Canine Principles, Compass education plus many more

  • Secretary of the Terrier Club of South Wales
    has qualified and competed at Crufts multiple times

  • Specialises in Terrier training and behaviour, providing help and guidance to terrier owners and breed clubs all over the world. 

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Yvonne Myers  
Head Instructor 
  • Fully Qualified Mantrailing Global instructor & Assessor

  • IMDT Qualified Trainer

  • UK Sniffers Gold Instructor

  • WSDA Blue Instructor

  • Canine Hoopers World instructor 

  • Aggression in Dogs Master Class Graduate

  • Member of PPN & Pet Professional Guild

  • The Dog Training College Canine Body Language Instructor

Andy McCarthy
Head Instructor 

  • Fully Qualified Instructor & Assessor with Mantrailing Global

  • Co Founder/Owner of a Successful Pet & Sports Dog Club in the South West

  • Over 20 years Experience Training & Teaching Pet & Sports Dog Teams

  • Regularly Featured Writer for International Breed Magazine Boxer Quarterly

  • Actively promotes the working aspect of the Boxer Dog

  • Taken his own Boxer through to Mantrailing UK Level 3 

Tjasa (TJ) Landes
Head Instructor 
  • Fully Qualified Instructor & Assessor with Mantrailing Global

  • Nasar SAR Tech II certified

  • Member of two Florida Search and Rescue Teams

  • Operational mapping specialist

  • Mantrails with 2 of her shepherds

  • K9 detection competitor

  • Currently completing Master dog trainer program with Catch Canine Trainers Academy

  • Member of the Association of Professional Dog Trainers

  •  Studied operational Search and Rescue K9 detection for 3 years

  • Successful business owner and licensed healthcare provider of 20+ yrs

DaNielle Leggat
Head Instructor 

  • Fully accredited Mantrailing Global Instructor and Assessor

  • Began Mantrailing with Sprocker Spaniel Frank in early 2021

  • Trained within a SAR team in Switzerland

  • Passed Level 1 and 2 assessment, working towards Level 3

  • Passed Level 1 SHZ assessment

  • Executive Diploma in Zoology with a focus in behaviour

  • Passionate about bringing expats together and creating a supportive community of dog owners.

  • Committed to further understanding and keeping up to date with science and training methods.

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