Meet the Team

Our people are our greatest asset. 

The quality, experience and local knowledge of our team enables us to provide our customers with the best possible service.  We recognise that without the calibre of staff and our excellent retention rates we wouldn’t be anywhere near as successful as we continue to be.  Our members have been with us, on average, in excess of ten years and are more than happy to share all their local knowledge with you.  Please click on a team member to find out a little more about them.


Charles Robinson MARLA Director

Charles Robinson MARLA was brought up in the area and now lives in South Newbury. He has been helping people sell their homes since 1987.

David Jones FRICS Director

David Jones FRICS Has more than 30 years’ experience in the local property market and is passionate about the local area.

Paul Hodgson Director

Paul started in marketing and brought these valuable skills to property sales when he became an estate agent in 1991.

Paul Evans Valuer

Paul has been working in the property industry since 1989 and cares about delivering an exacting, high level of customer service.

Paula Rudge Senior Valuer

Paula has over 12 years’ experience of the local property market and unrivalled knowledge of Newbury and the surrounding area.

Sara Robinson Sales Consultant

Sara specialises in new house sales. Her many years’ experience is an enormous help to people moving to the area.

Deborah Tomlin Sales Progressor

In her 30 years’ working in the property market, Deborah has seen thousands of sales through from offer stage to completion.

Wendy Vincent Sales Consultant

Wendy helps sellers show their homes in the best light possible and is always on hand to answer any questions from potential buyers.

Rachel Brakespear-Edwards Sales Consultant

Rachel is a long-standing and reliable member of the Jones Robinson team and is a valuable asset to any seller or buyer.

Karen Ramsay Sales Consultant

Karen expertly shows purchasers around homes for sale, and also provides office admin and marketing support.

Lisa Cole Front Desk Manager

Lisa has lived in West Berkshire all her life and went to school in Hungerford. She started her career in 2013 and has excelled ever since.

Toyah Leonard Sales Consultant

Toyah graduated from university with a first class honours degree in Graphics and Illustration but it was her desire to own her own property that drew her to the property industry and helping others achieve their goals and aspirations of home ownership.

Val Mallett Branch Secretary

Val is our secretary and a valued member of the team for many years. She has lived in the Newbury area all her life.

Michael Simpson Valuer

Michael has worked in the property market within Oxfordshire and West Berkshire for the last 16 years and his ethos is all about delivering outstanding customer service. Michael lives in Wantage with his wife and three children.

James Oldring Sales Consultant

James Oldring is a key member of the Sales Team and has a great knowledge of the West Berkshire area, assisting potential sellers and buyers and delivering excellent customer service.

Joanne Schedler Valuer Lambourn

Has  over 12 years’ experience in the property industry and is fiercely passionate about Lambourn and the surrounding villages. Joanne moved from South Africa a few years ago and currently lives in Cold Ash.

Leanne Essex Sales & Lettings Consultant

Leanne started as part of the viewing and sales team at Jones Robinson in 2015 and has since also joined the lettings team. She enjoys the variety of the position and loves meeting new people and showing them through potential new homes.

Caroline Maddock Valuer

Caroline has over 10 years’ experience in estate agency, with an extremely successful track record in selling property and delivering exceptional customer service. Caroline lives in Thatcham with her partner and two step children.

Beth Sharpe Sales Consultant

Beth joined Jones Robinson on the virtual graduate scheme in 2016, started in property management for 2 months, then worked in lettings for 3 months, then moved to the sales department. Beth is one of the three sales consultants on our front desk.

Laura Davenport Lettings Manager

Laura joined Jones Robinson at the start of 2013 following a career within the education sector. She works very closely with landlords, advising on property acquisition, maximising investment returns, and growing their portfolios.

Poppy Watts Letting Consultant

Poppy joined Jones Robinson in 2015 and works closely with a number of tenants, advising and assisting their moves. She is focused on delivering an exacting service and a smooth tenancy commencement.

Chloe Morey Accounts

Chloe has worked in the accountancy sector for 22 years and been with Jones Robinson since 2007. She has a meticulous eye for detail and manages the accounts team, overseeing all our client and company accounting.

Stephanie Smith Accounts

Stephanie has worked in the accountancy sector all her working life. She works closely with landlords and tenants ensuring rental accounts are up to date.

Oliver Neale Lettings Consultant

Oliver joined Jones/Church Robinson in 2013.  He started his career in 2006 in London where he worked for 4 years before moving out to the home counties. He works very closely with landlords advising on property acquisition, maximising investment returns and growing their portfolios.

Rachael Williams Lettings Consultant

With a background in journalism, international marketing and publishing, Rachael recently joined the team as Lettings Consultant where she enjoys helping existing and prospective tenants find their next home while assisting them through the process to ensure a smooth transition.

Caroline Andrews Lettings Consultant

Caroline joins Jones Robinson following various customer-focused roles, on top of her previous background in estate agency. Caroline has a great interest in properties and always likes to add a personal touch when dealing with any client. Caroline has lived in Newbury since 2000 and enjoys a country lifestyle with her husband and two children.

Anna Lyons Manager - Property Management

Anna heads up our Property Management team and as a property manager assists portfolio landlords on a day-to-day basis. She started her career with Jones Robinson in 2007 and has an excellent understanding of the whole industry.

Charlotte Moore Property Manager

Charlotte joined Jones Robinson as a property manager in 2016. Having worked in a customer-facing retail environment previously, she embraces modern technology and utilising this to assist with arranging day-to-day maintenance.

Julie Piggott-Locke Property Manager

Julie has over 20 years’ experience as a PA, working at a variety of companies from small independent businesses to Worldwide corporate organisations. Her experience is invaluable to ensuring a smooth tenancy start and end for landlords and tenants.

Sharon Cuckow Block Manager

Sharon has over 20 years’ experience within the accounting sector, previously specialising in banking & investments. She oversees all of the client accounting for our block management department, managing the day-to-day and annual accounting requirements for each site Jones Robinson manage.

Peter O’Reilly Block Manager

Peter started his career in property management in the late 1990s, specialising in block and estate management. He is very hands-on with advising clients on all aspects of property management as well as the behind the scenes legalities with residential property management.

Ivan Sliwinski Property Manager

Ivan has lived in the Newbury area for over 50 years and has a great affinity with the town and the surrounding countryside.  He joins Jones Robinson with a varied career that spans the building trade, financial services and coaching boys games at a local Prep School, all of which combine to give him the perfect grounding for the day to day rough and tumble of Property Management.

Becky Woolgar

Becky has over 10 years’ experience in Lettings & Property Management, starting her career in the Oxfordshire and Berkshire areas before spending 3 years as a Property Manager on the South Coast.

She joins Jones Robinson with a wealth of experience of all aspects of property management and a growing knowledge of the local area.

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