Team

We are innovative, pragmatic, knowledgeable and well-connected.

Steve Falla

Steve Falla Chart.PR FCIPR

Managing Director

Steve has spent almost four decades in media circles, the last 26 years working in PR. A former award-winning journalist, he leads Orchard PR’s consultancy team and specialises in issues management and in providing public relations advice to clients in the financial services and professional services sectors. Steve is a Chartered PR practitioner, a former executive board and council member of the Chartered Institute of Public Relations, a member of the Guernsey IOD committee and a commissioner of the Guernsey Language Commission.

01481 251251 | steve@orchardpr.com

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Emma Anderson MCIPR

Account Director

One of Orchard’s senior public relations consultants, Emma worked as a journalist in the UK and Australia for nearly 20 years taking in Fleet Street, independent radio and international television news. Emma specialises in professional services communication and also works with Orchard to advise and train Guernsey and Jersey organisations on effective communication skills including media encounters. Good presentation is a vital part of Emma’s media strategy, which goes some way to explain her collection of 65 (and counting) pairs of killer heels.

01481 251251 | emma@orchardpr.com

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Diana Stenner MCIPR

Account Director

Di is one of Orchard’s senior public relations consultants. A member of the CIPR she gained the majority of her PR experience in the City working for a multinational FTSE 100 company. A local Guernsey girl (with a little Jersey blood) she returned to the Channel Islands some ten years ago and has advised PR clients in a diverse range of business sectors. Once given the nickname ‘Sporty Orchard’ by a client, Di manages to juggle her PR career around her other passions; golf and motherhood.

01481 251251 | diana@orchardpr.com

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Brooke Kenyon

Brooke Kenyon MCIPR

Account Director

Brooke has a degree in public relations and is an experienced communications professional.  Having spent time in London and Guernsey she has experience across a range of consumer lifestyle brands. Brooke manages Orchard’s most diverse portfolio of public relations clients spanning the finance, beauty and retail sectors. Brooke is a self-confessed magazine addict and a keen runner.

01481 251251 | brooke@orchardpr.com

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Chris Chilton

Chris Chilton Chart.PR MCIPR

Account Director

Chris is an experienced communications professional specialising in online and social media. Before joining Orchard he was based in London where he worked in the media, public sector and finance industry. Chris is a Chartered PR Practitioner and has completed the CIPR post-graduate diploma in public relations. He has also studied for a degree in English literature and a masters degree in film studies with the University of Southampton. Chris is a keen sailor and when he is not in the Orchard office you will usually find him out on the water or down at local charity the Guernsey Sailing Trust where he sits on the board of directors.

01481 251251 | chris@orchardpr.com

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Harriet Black

Harriet Black MCIPR

Account Director

Harriet started her career at Orchard as an account executive and is now a member of the account director team. She has a degree in media and public relations and has completed the CIPR diploma in public relations. She manages a diverse portfolio of clients across the Crown Dependencies and is often in the Isle of Man visiting clients. Harriet is a CIPR Accredited Practitioner and is a member of the CIPR Channel Islands’ Committee. She was named in PR Week’s Top 30 under 30 list for 2015 and was also shortlisted for Outstanding Young Communicator in the 2014 South of England and Channel Islands Pride Awards. Harriet is a notorious trashy TV fan and is a passionate supporter of the Welsh rugby team.

01481 251251 | harriet@orchardpr.com

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Sarah Jehan

Sarah Jehan MCIPR

Senior Account Executive

Sarah joined Orchard as an account executive straight out of University, after graduating with a degree in photography. She has photographed events and museum archives, organised exhibitions in Guernsey and London and is now applying these skills to a career in PR. Outside Orchard, Sarah is a Barnardo’s trained volunteer for local youth advice service, The Hub, and can sometimes be found behind the counter of youth café, The Caves, where she makes a great hot chocolate.

01481 251251 | sarah@orchardpr.com

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Dan Gallienne

Dan Gallienne MCIPR

Account Executive

Dan joined Orchard after working for the States of Guernsey in a variety of roles. Prior to that he studied English and American Studies at the University of Nottingham before completing a Master’s degree in English Literature at the University of Leeds. At university he was an active part of campus life responsible for organising a student conference. In his spare time Dan is a keen reader of American literature and enjoys running, so can often be found out around the coast whatever the weather.

01481 251251 | dan@orchardpr.com

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Ellen Dumont

Ellen Dumont

Account Executive

Ellen graduated in 2015 from Royal Holloway, University of London with a degree in Drama and Theatre Studies where she was involved heavily in her university’s drama and dance societies. She recently returned from working as a camp counsellor in America where she spent four months on a lake in Maine teaching girls how to sail as well as being a mentor to girls in the camp. Ellen loves to travel so she used this opportunity to go road tripping down the USA’s east coast.

01481 251251 | ellen@orchardpr.com

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Rosie Le Friec

Rosie Le Friec

Account Executive

Rosie has a degree in English Literature and Creative Writing and during her studies she wrote and produced and a full-length feature film. Before joining Orchard, she produced independent films and music videos, gained experience as a junior copywriter and worked in advertising as a production assistant. In her spare time she loves to swim, tie-dye and scuba dive.

01481 251251 | rosie@orchardpr.com

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Chloe Chescoe

Chloe Chescoe MPRCA

Junior Account Executive

Chloe is Orchard’s apprentice. She joined the company after studying Media, Business and Film at The Guernsey Grammar School and Sixth Form Centre. At Orchard, Chloe co-ordinates media clippings for Orchard’s clients and assists with event preparation and other general office work. Alongside her work she is also studying towards PR qualifications and in her spare time she works on her own video and film projects.

01481 251251 | chloe@orchardpr.com

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Lois Falla

Lois Falla FCCA

Director

A joint founder of Orchard PR, Lois is a fellow of the ACCA with a wealth of experience across banking, corporate and fiduciary sectors. She oversees the corporate and financial governance of the company along with some operational responsibilities. Lois has a strong entrepreneurial flair and an optimistic outlook on life – a creative living in an accountant’s body.

01481 251251 | lois@orchardpr.com