Andy joined Jackson Green & Preston in 1982 as a Trainee Surveyor and became a Partner in 1992. Specialising in home sales, residential surveys and rental valuations. Andy has over 30 years experience of working in the Grimsby, Cleethorpes and surrounding villages. He loves to travel and explore different countries and cultures with a particular passion for buildings and architecture. A long suffering Grimsby Town fan and season ticket holder, he still manages to play mid week cricket, albeit at a much more refined pace than in his youth!!
Rachel Hobson qualified as a Chartered Surveyor in 1996 after undertaking an Honours degree in Urban Estates Surveying in Nottingham and subsequently working for the Valuation Office and agents in the North and North East Lincolnshire areas. She joined Jackson, Green & Preston in 1998 and was made a Partner in 2001. As a General Practice Surveyor Rachel carries out a variety of Surveying tasks within the firm and particularly specialises in the provision of Homebuyer Reports and is proud to be the Surveyor to the Enrolled Freemen of Grimsby. In addition Rachel sits on the local Housing Development Board. Rachel also gives advice on sales and lettings of both residential and commercial property in her capacity as Estate Agent. In her spare time she enjoys time out with her family and the arts, particularly theatre and singing. Rachel has sung in a Choir since she was 11 and is currently a member of the Grimsby Bach Choir.
Kevin joined Jackson, Green & Preston in 1999 as a trainee surveyor and completed his studies at Sheffield Hallam University. Kevin was elected a professional member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors in 2007 and is also an RICS registered valuer. Kevin advises clients in all aspects of residential and commercial property with particular expertise in Leasehold Enfranchisement. Kevin is a member of the Association of Leasehold Enfranchisement Practitioners. A father of 4 Kevin spends most of his spare time with family and friends and is a keen Manchester United football fan.
James joined the company in 2006 as a viewing representative and has progressed through the company ever since. Having successfully completed a Real Estate degree with Honours, he is now on the way to becoming a Chartered Surveyor. In his spare time James enjoys walks in the country with his better half and spending time with his family.
Mandy joined Jackson Green and Preston in 1998 and has become an integral part of the Management Team. Her original job role was in the Accounts Department but in 2003 she was offered the position of Practice Manager which, she accepted. Mandy is also an Associate Member of The Guild of Property Professionals. Her role oversees a variety of tasks which include, advising the Partners on various issues, human resources, IT, recruitment, staff training, project management of office refurbishments and implementing changes of legislation relevant to the business. In her spare time she enjoys going to the gym and spending quality time with her family and friends.
Fallon is one of our newest members of staff having joined Jackson Green and Preston in December 2015 as a Sales Receptionist she has now progressed to the role of Sales Negotiator. She has really enjoyed becoming part of the team in our busy, friendly work place. After spending the previous five years working in France, she now loves spending more time with her family and friends.
Jody joined Jackson Green and Preston in February 2010 as a Sales Receptionist. She has since progressed into the role of Sales Negotiator. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family and friends.
Jenny has been a Sales Negotiator with Jackson Green & Preston for many years and has gained a wealth of experience. More recently she has taken time out to look after her grandchildren and has returned to work part-time assisting the sales team during days off and holidays.
Kim has worked at Jackson, Green and Preston since the year 2000. She works in the Property Department dealing with the initial marketing of properties, along with a variety of other jobs, which makes her job varied and interesting. Kim is happily married and has a son aged 25. Kim and her husband enjoy walking, travelling, cooking and reading.
Tonia is a part time Viewing Representative and has been with Jackson Green and Preston since 2012. Tonia is very interested in property and therefore enjoys showing clients both properties for sale and to let. In her spare time she enjoys walking, going to the gym and socialising. When Tonia gets the opportunity she likes to travel, especially abroad.
Verity joined Jackson Green & Preston as a Viewing Representative in May 2015. She finds the role very interesting and enjoyable, accompanying clients around both properties for sale and to-let. In her spare time, when she is not looking after her grandchildren, she pursues her interest in making & restoring instruments of the violin family in her workshop. Her other interests include listening to live music at local venues and further afield, reading, gardening, DIY and socialising with family and friends.
Elaine is a viewing representative and has now worked for Jackson Green Preston since 2012. She has a wide knowledge of the Lettings and Sales departments having previously worked as one of our Viewing Representatives and offers help and advice to our customers either in the office or over the telephone. Elaine’s interests are travel, Lindy Hop dancing and the 1940s and enjoys attending 1940s weekends.
Marie has worked in the Accounts Department since 1995. Her work is varied so the job is busy and interesting which makes it enjoyable. She has a good work-life balance as she is a busy Mum and Grandma, Marie also loves cooking, reading, walking and Zumba and generally enjoys family times.
Ellis initially joined the company in 2012 as an Office Junior and progressed to a Sales Receptionist. Currently, she is working in the Property Department, dealing with new property instructions and putting them on the market. Her interests include travelling abroad, socialising with friends and walking her dog Oscar.
Niel works full time as a Domestic Energy Assessor but also takes the photographs for sales particulars and measurements for floorplans. Niel has been with the firm just over two years.
Hannah has worked for Jackson, Green & Preston since 2005 and has worked on a part time basis since 2009. Her role is within the Property Department, dealing with the new property instructions, from arranging photographs and Energy Performance Certificates to press advertising in the local paper. Each day is different and varied. Hannah’s interests are spending time with her family, being a busy mum and going to the gym.
Joy has recently joined the JGP team, and works in the Survey and Valuation Department. She has many years experience working in the Estate Agency and Surveying sectors, and returned to Grimsby with her husband last month, having spent the last 3 years living and working in Surrey, which is close to where her husband originates from. Joy enjoys spending time with her family, especially her grandson in Grimsby, and she also has a baby grandson in the USA, who she ‘gurgles’ to on Skype weekly, and looks forward to visiting him and her son and daughter-in-law as often as she can.
Judy has been Secretary to the Partners for 20 years. Her role involves working closely with the Partners, organising their diaries and arranging free valuations and surveys, and generally trying to ensure the smooth running of their day. In her spare time she enjoys holidaying, preferably in the sun!, reading, walking and socialising with family and friends.
Dawn is one of our Receptionists in the busy Sales Department, having joined us in June 2015. She deals with customers both face to face and via telephone and email, arranging viewings, maintaining diaries and directing enquiries to the correct departments. During her leisure time, Dawn spends time with her husband and their grown up family. She enjoys walking and gardening and takes the opportunity to have weekends away and travel abroad.
Karen has had a variety of roles at Jackson, Green & Preston since 2007. She is currently a Viewing Representative and also works at our Home Furnishings Auction Room.
Kelly is responsible for the successful running of the Cleethorpes Branch of Jackson Green & Preston, alongside her colleague Jo Walker, where they enjoy helping our customers in their search for the perfect property. Her interests include cycling, pilates, visiting stately homes and antiques fairs.
Debbie joined Jackson, Green & Preston in 2013 as one of the Partners' secretaries. Her role involves managing the Partners' diaries and typing correspondence in relation to Lease Extensions and Freehold Reversions. In her leisure time she enjoys gardening, spending time with her family and walking her dogs.
Jo has worked at the Cleethorpes office as a Receptionist since August 2015, although she also previously worked for Jackson Green and Preston as a Viewing Representative. She job shares with her colleague Kelly, the office is a small and friendly branch of Jackson, Green & Preston. Jo has many active interests which include bowling, cycling, walking, golf and going to the gym, she also enjoys going to the cinema and socialising with friends and family.
Sue works part-time in the Sales Accounts Department since joining Jackson, Green & Preston in 2012. In her spare time, Sue enjoys taking part in Zumba classes, cooking, country walks, holidaying abroad and socialising with her friends.