Staff

Chief Executive Officer

Andrew Saunders

Andrew Saunders

As Chief Executive Officer, Andrew is responsible for leading all of the activities of the Housing Association as well as its subsidiary companies. He is always interested in learning about others and listening to what they have to say.

Executive Support

Joanne Cargill

Joanne Cargill

Joanne is the Executive Support Officer. Her role is assisting the Chief Executive Officer.

Housing Manager/Deputy CEO

Colin McInnes

Colin McInnes

Colin has 20 years experience in housing and moved into his current role as Housing Manager at Ore Valley Housing Association in 2008. 

In 2019 Colin also took on a Deputy CEO role at OVHA.  

In addition to this new role Colin has overall responsibility for ensuring that our Housing Team deliver high quality frontline housing services for our tenants and other service users. 

Colin works with our tenants, service users and other partners to improve the services that we provide and is also currently Chair of the Fife Housing Register Management Group.

 

Senior Housing Officer

Tommy Braid

Tommy Braid

Tommy is our Senior Housing Officer and has worked within the Housing Management Team since 2008 dealing with Voids, Allocations, Rent Arrears, Neighbour Disputes and Estate Management.

Housing Officer

Kittaya Sung

Kittaya Sung

Kittaya is a Housing Officer within the Housing Management Team. In her role she helps tenants find a home, deals with any rent issues, manages empty properties, and sorts out any neighbourhood disputes.

Housing Officer

Ryan Doyle

Ryan Doyle

Ryan is a Housing Officer within the Housing Management Team dealing with Voids, Allocations, Rent Arrears, Neighbour Disputes and Estate Management. Ryan is in his third role at Ore Valley having spent 18 months working as a Modern Apprentice in the Corporate Support Team before moving into the Housing Management team in 2014 as a Housing Trainee and then Trainee Housing Officer.

Tenancy Support and Wellbeing Officer

Danielle Porteous

Danielle Porteous

Danielle is the Tenancy Support and Wellbeing Officer at Ore Valley Housing Association. It is her role to help tenants maintain their tenancy and live independently. 

Corporate Support Officer/Housing Officer - MMR

Lesley Fleming

Lesley Fleming

Lesley spends half her working week as a Corporate Support Officer dealing with things like policies, procedures, health and safety and complaints and the other half managing Ore Valley’s Mid Market Rent tenancies.

 

Communications Officer

Mark Fleming

Mark

As our Communications Officer, Mark is responsible for maintaining the Ore Valley website and social media accounts along with producing our printed materials such as newsletters, annual reports and performance reports.

Technical Officer

Alice Quinn

Alice Quinn

Alice joined Ore Valley in the brand new role of Technical Officer. It is her responsibility to oversee the whole repairs service we provide to our customers. She has been working in repairs and maintenance for the past 5 years and it’s something she thoroughly enjoys.

Alice is currently on 6 month sabbatical, returning in February.

Senior Corporate Support Officer

Maryjane Elder

Maryjane Elder

Maryjane is our Senior Corporate Support Officer. Her role is to help deliver services in governance, performance, HR, customer service and complaint handling.

Customer Service Advisor/Executive Support Officer

Megan Sneddon

Megan Sneddon

Megan is a Customer Service Advisor within the Corporate Support Team and also support our CEO in her Executive Support role

Housing Service Advisor

Elaine Ganley

Elaine Ganley

Elaine is a Housing Service Advisor in The Corporate Support team. Elaine provides admin support to our Housing Team.

Modern Apprentice - Customer Service

Caitlyn McCowan

Caitlyn

Caitlyn has joined us as a Modern Apprentice in our Customer Service team and will help us to deliver a high standard of customer service in her front line role while working towards achieving an SVQ2 in Customer Services

Business Development Manager

Nick Clark

Nick Clark

Nick is the Business Development Manager for the Association, leading the Business Development Team that looks after a broad range of commercial developments and sustainability projects and interfaces directly with our local communities in a number of ways. The Ore Valley Business Centre, Lochgelly Miners Institute and Fife Community Wind are key areas of activity for the team.

Business Development Assistant

Victoria Murdoch

Victoria Murdoch

Vicky is the Business Development Assistant, supporting the wide-ranging activities undertaken by the Business Development Team across our communities. In addition to the work on our sustainability and commercial projects, Vicky acts as the Association’s community liaison supporting a large number of local activities and projects including the Community Hub, the CardenEden growing project, Cardenden Environment Group, Cardenden Christmas Lights and numerous other community development work

Business Development Assistant

Jordan Rodger

Jordan Rodger

Jordan Roger is a Business Development Assistant working within the Business Development team often looking after the offices and tenants of the Business Centre and Miners Institute.

Finance Assistant

Kerry Curtis

Kerry

Kerry is a Finance Assistant at Ore Valley Housing Association.

Finance Assistant

Teri Grubb

Teri

Teri is a Finance Assistant at Ore Valley Housing Association.

Cleaner/Caretaker

Alan Ross

Alan

Alan is our cleaner/caretaker and he is responsible for the cleaning of all offices and void properties.