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Andy Ottley <br>MRICS

Andy Ottley
MRICS Senior Partner, RICS Registered Valuer

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 <br>BSc (Hons) MRICS

Rachel Hobson
BSc (Hons) MRICS Partner RICS Registered Valuer

Rachel 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 Broadhurst <br>BSc (Hons) MRICS

Kevin Broadhurst
BSc (Hons) MRICS Partner RICS Registered Valuer

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.

Senior Managers

Mandy Barley

Mandy Barley Practice Manager

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.

Suzanne Bellamey

Suzanne Bellamey Senior Management

Suzanne joined Jackson, Green & Preston in 2008 and has been the Manager of our Property Management Department since 2009. She often attends courses which keep her updated on new legislation relating to the lettings market, ensuring our Landlords are protected whilst under our management. Her interests include hiking over the UK countryside, taking her Siberian Husky along with her and enjoying family life.

Luke Featherstone

Luke Featherstone Senior Management

Luke joined the Jackson, Green & Preston Auction Room as Chief Auctioneer and Manager in 2014, conducting auctions and valuing antiquities for customers. His interests include travelling, sports activities and going to the gym.

Jordan Nicholas

Jordan Nicholas Senior Management

Jordan is the Assistant Manager of the Property Management Department, supporting Suzanne with the smooth running of the department. He has worked for Jackson Green & Preston since 2006, previously being a qualified Domestic Energy Assessor with the firm before moving into the Property Management Department. Having studied Real Estate at Sheffield Hallam University and leaving with an Honours Degree, he is currently studying to become a Chartered Surveyor. In his spare time Jordan enjoys hiking and cooking for his family and friends.

Lydia Whitehead

Lydia Whitehead Senior Management

Lydia began working for Bacons Property Management in 2007 and has now joined the Jackson Green & Preston team as part of the Bacons acquisition. Lydia has experience of all aspects of property management and is now working at our Cleethorpes branch managing her own client portfolios. In her spare time Lydia enjoys cooking, gardening and travelling

Meet Our Team

Kim Allen

Kim Allen Property Administrator

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 Archer

Tonia Archer Viewing Representative

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 Atkin

Verity Atkin Viewing Representative

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.

Nicola Bellamey

Nicola Bellamey Inspection Administrator

Nicola has been working as an Inspections Administrator within our Lettings Department since September 2015. Her role involves regular inspections at rental properties, reporting to Landlords, liaising with Tenants and dealing with maintenance issues. Her interests out of work include long walks, having get together with family and visiting friends.

Claire Bowyer

Claire Bowyer Inventory Administrator

Claire joined Jackson Green & Preston in 2013, within the Lettings Department as an Inventory Administrator. Her job entails property inspections for Tenants’ check-ins and check- outs. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family and two Siberian Huskies, making jewellery and other craftwork.

Elaine Braithwaite

Elaine Braithwaite Sales Receptionist

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.

Diane Brown

Diane Brown Lettings Accounts

Diane has worked for Jackson Green and Preston since 2011 and is one of the Administrators working within the Rented Accounts Team. She deals with all aspects of income & expenditure, which includes posting Tenants rent, paying Landlords and Contractors and processing direct debits. She has a good work-life balance and is a busy Mum and Grandma.

Fallon Burkitt

Fallon Burkitt Sales Negotiator

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.

Melanie Cadey

Melanie Cadey Lettings Administrator

Melanie has recently joined Jackson Green & Preston following the acquisition of Bacons Property Management. Her role include, typing inventories, liaising with Contractors and Landlords to ensure any required works following an inventory are dealt with, prior to the start of a new tenancy and arranging advertising for vacant properties. She also assists within other areas of the department when required. In her spare time Melanie enjoys cycling and spending time with family and friends.

Jody Colyer

Jody Colyer Sales Negotiator

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.

Jayd Cowdroy

Jayd Cowdroy Commercial Surveyor

Jayd joined Jackson Green & Preston in January 2017 as the firms Commercial Surveyor. Having graduated from Sheffield Hallam University with a degree in Business Property Management, she subsequently went on to qualify as a Chartered Surveyor in 2016. Jayd advises both Landlords and Tenants on commercial property matters including property management, marketing advice and general estate issues. In her spare time Jayd enjoys spending time with family and friends

Marie Downes

Marie Downes Sales Accounts

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 Fisher

Ellis Fisher Property Administrator

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 Flodman BSc (Hons)

Niel Flodman BSc (Hons) Domestic Energy Assessor

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.

Terry Goody

Terry Goody Auction Porter

Terry has been working for Jackson Green and Preston since August 2012 as a Porter. Terry works on our sale days to assist customers with their purchases. In his spare time Terry likes spending time with his friends.

Hannah Grice

Hannah Grice Property Administrator

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.

Rosie Hales

Rosie Hales Maintenance Coordinator

Rosie has worked for Jackson Green & Preston since July 2012. Her job role, of Maintenance Coordinator, includes dealing with a variety of maintenance issues when they are reported to the office, liaising with Landlords, Tenants and Contractors. Rosie is interested in re-painting furniture, decorating and spending time with her family.

Jane Heaton

Jane Heaton Inspection Administrator

Jane has been in the role of Inspection Administrator, within our Lettings Department, since October 2015. Her work involves visiting rental properties and liaising with both Tenants and Landlords to ensure both parties interests are protected. Her interests include watching football, travelling and socialising with friends and family alike.

Jane Holden

Jane Holden Lettings Accounts

Jane joined Jackson, Green & Preston in January 2000 in the Property Management Accounts Department. She deals with all aspects of the lettings accounts. She enjoys walking (fair weather walker!) and cycling in her spare time. Having children spread out over the UK, much of her spare time is spent visiting her family.

Joy Huckett

Joy Huckett Property Administrator

Joy 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 in October 2016, having spent the previous 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. 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 Lake

Judy Lake Secretary

Judy has been Secretary to the Partners for 20 years. Her role involves working closely with the Partners, keeping 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.

Lorraine Marshall

Lorraine Marshall Inventory Administrator

Lorraine recently joined Jackson, Green & Preston at their Cleethorpes office following their acquisition of Bacons Property Management. She started working for Bacons in 2011 and is responsible for inventories and checkout inspections on rented properties. Outside of the office environment she enjoys walking her dogs and spending time with her family.

Jenny McBay

Jenny McBay Sales Negotiator

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.

Lauren McCourt

Lauren McCourt Lettings Consultant

Lauren joined the Property Management Dept in 2007. Now being a senior member of staff, her current job title is Lettings Consultant, which involves looking after various Landlord portfolios, being their first point of contact, arranging maintenance works on their behalf and looking after the Tenants living at the Landlords properties. When not at work she enjoys travelling abroad, baking and taking spin classes.

Heather Newsome

Heather Newsome Lettings Accounts

Heather joined Jackson Green and Preston in September 2016. She liaises with Utility Companies and the local Council on behalf of Tenants and Landlords. In her spare time, Heather enjoys spending time with her family and friends.

Dawn Newton

Dawn Newton Sales Receptionist

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 also enjoys walking and gardening and takes the opportunity to have weekends away and travel abroad.

Janette Oates

Janette Oates Lettings Administrator

Janette has recently joined the company as a Lettings Administrator. She has worked within the Estate Agency and Lettings business for over 20 years. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family and walking her two dogs along the beach.

Sandra Raithby

Sandra Raithby Lettings Administrator

Sandra joined the Jackson, Green & Preston lettings team in 2014. Her role includes liaising with Landlords and Tenants to agree tenancy dates and ensure all the legal documents are prepared and signed. She is also responsible for keeping our website up to date with new property instructions and ensuring all of our properties meet current electrical standards before any tenancies commence. In her spare time Sandra enjoys sewing and camping in the UK, and is an avid supporter of Grimsby Town FC.

Karen Richardson BA (Hons)

Karen Richardson BA (Hons) Viewing Representative

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 Ryan

Kelly Ryan Sales Receptionist

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 Sampson

Debbie Sampson Secretary

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.

Gwen Spencer

Gwen Spencer Inventory Administrator

Gwen is based in the Lettings Department and has been Inventory Administrator since she joined Jackson Green and Preston in 2013. Her core duties are property inspections for Tenants’ check-ins and check- outs. Gwen liaises with Tenants, Landlords and Contractors to ensure that we offer the best possible service to all parties involved in property lettings and management. Her interests outside of work include walking in the countryside, decorating and gardening, but with much of her spare time spent with her family and grandchildren.

James Stanhope, BSc (Hons)

James Stanhope, BSc (Hons) Surveyor

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.

Mark Taylor

Mark Taylor Auction Porter

Mark has been working in the Jackson, Green & Preston Auction Room since 1990, helping customers with their purchases and offering advice on their antiques. His interests include watching Leeds United Football club at weekends and playing pool.

Karen Thickett

Karen Thickett Maintenance Coordinator

Karen has recently joined Jackson Green & Preston following the acquisition of Bacon Property Management, she has 3 years experience co-ordinating property repairs and maintenance works to rental properties. Prior to working at Bacons Property Management, Karen worked as a Practice Manager at a Medical Health Centre for over 25 years. Although the job role is very different, she is enjoying the change. In her spare time she enjoys socialising and spending time with her friends and family. She loves to holiday both abroad and in the UK, and enjoys weekend breaks away.

John Treacher

John Treacher Auction Porter

John joined Jackson Green and Preston in May 2016. In his role as Auction Porter, he helps customers with their purchases and offers advice on their antiques. John enjoys healthy eating, keeping fit and can often be seen running along the beach.

Jo Walker

Jo Walker Sales Receptionist

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 Wood

Sue Wood Sales Accounts

Sue works part-time in the Sales Account department since joining Jackson, Green & Preston in 2012. In her personal time, Sue enjoys taking part in Zumba classes, cooking, country walks, holidaying abroad and socialising with her friends.