Our Senior Management Team

jo reece

Jo Reece

Role: Chief Executive

Jo is a Certified Accountant who has worked in the housing sector for 15 years. Prior to this she had a varied career in the public and commercial sectors, working in the energy industry, facilities management and healthcare.
She has been a Board Member of 2 other housing associations and is currently a Business Mentor for the Princes Trust supporting young people in setting up their own business.
Jo believes that a viable housing association can deliver good services to residents, build new homes for the future and contribute to the local community.

Karen Johnson

Karen Johnson

Role: Head of Customer and Corporate Services

Karen has over 20 years experience in the housing sector including social housing and defence housing. Prior to this she worked for the Ministry of Defence nationally in several roles including Human Resources, Training and Procurement. She is a qualified Coach practitioner, lead auditor and Investor in People advisor. Karen has extensive experience of change management and performance improvement. She joined Teign Housing in 2011 as our Head of Customer and Corporate Services and is passionate about developing staff and improving experiences for our customers.

Tony Sharland

Tony Sharland

Role: Head of Asset Management

Tony has had a varied career in a number of sectors. Having trained in architecture and construction surveying, he has been a buyer for a large building supply company and managing director of a national roofing and cladding contractor. He joined Teign Housing in 2014 after working for 15 years for another housing association as Head of Asset Management. He is on the board of trustees for two local community organisations. Tony enjoys working for an organisation that is truly focussed on providing high quality affordable housing for local communities.

Simon West-Lewis

Simon West-Lewis

Role: Interim Director of Finance
Helen Hiditch

Helen Hilditch

Role: Head of Finance
Amanda Nicholls

Amanda Nicholls

Role: Head of Housing