Introducing Our Board & Committee Members



We are delighted to introduce you to members of our Board and Committees.
Meet... Chris Neill

Chris Neill (Chair)

Chris joined our Board in 2014, having spent his career working in the property industry. Chris was formerly the Head of North West Residential Development, at Knight Frank. In 2005, he set up his own business, establishing companies to provide niche serviced offices and residential estate management services.

Meet... David Broadbent

David Broadbent (Vice Chair)

David, a widely experienced director and manager of house building and development companies, joined our Board in 2014. He was previously Regional Chairman of Persimmon Homes and now works as a consultant, specialising in framework agreements, development and refurbishment projects.

Meet....Laura Dalton

Laura Dalton

Laura has 13 years experience of leading teams within the social housing sector, having worked for a number of housing providers. Currently working as an Area Manager for Hanover Housing Association, a retirement and extra care specialist provider. Laura has vast experience of leading multi disciplinary teams, with key experience in tenancy and housing management , ASB, and environmental issues. Laura’s passion is community development and has led on a number of projects to improve communities. 

Meet....Amanda Moat

Amanda Moat

Amanda joined our Board in March 2018. She is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy, a Member of the Institute of Risk Management and a Volunteer for North West's Change Management Institute with over 12 years delivering Strategic Agendas on Executive Boards for Insurance, Financial and Legal Service Sectors. She holds an International Diploma for Risk Management awarded by the IRM. Amanda now works as a consultant specialising in Governance, Risk, Compliance and Transformation.

meet....michael Corfield

 Michael Corfield

Mike, who joined our Board in 2018, has over 25 years’ experience in social housing sector, working for both local authorities and housing associations.  Mike has been responsible to a wide range of frontline customer services including repairs, housing management, customer involvement, income collection, welfare benefits and customer contact centres.  Mike is passionate about ensuring services deliver outstanding value for customers and is determined that housing providers do not lose their sense of social purpose.