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Meet the Staff

The organisation is led by a Chief Executive and an Executive Director

Colin Hawkins - AHP Group Chief Executive

Chartered Member of the Chartered Institute of Housing
Diploma in Housing

Appointed as the first CEO of Aberdeenshire Housing Partnership in 2002 Colin brings a wealth of experience from his career including senior roles played in local authorities in Scotland and London.

Colin’s previous experience includes the roles of Head of Strategic Development for the Housing & Social Work service for Aberdeenshire Council and prior to that Depute Director of Housing at Clackmannan DC. Involved in the establishment of Ochil View Housing Association Colin became its first secretary following its launch in the late 1980’s. Prior to moving with his family to Scotland Colin enjoyed a senior role within Lewisham Council’s priority estates projects in Deptford and New Cross.

In addition to his work with AHP Colin has served on the Board of the Scottish Federation of Housing Associations (SFHA) and is currently vice-chair of Inspire (Partnership through Life) Ltd. an Aberdeen based charity providing support and services to people with learning and other disabilities.

Colin’s interests, beyond his family and career include hill walking, motorcycling and playing cricket.

Glenn Adcook – AHP Group Executive Director

  • Diploma in Housing
  • Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Housing
  • Member of the Social Research Association
  • Executive Director of AHPD Ltd

Key Experience

Glenn Adcook joined Aberdeenshire Housing Partnership (AHP) in February 2011, returning to the management of housing service delivery following a period of some 15 years in the private sector consultancy.

Glenn joined AHP from CELLO mruk research where he was a senior executive consultant. Whilst he specialised in housing research and consultancy he was part of the senior management team and joined the PLC's corporate business development group.

Prior to that Glenn enjoyed a highly successful 21 year career in housing incorporating Local Government and other public sector orientated housing organisations. A fully qualified housing professional, Glenn has become a specialist in broader housing and social policy by building on his experience of managing housing service delivery; corporate and strategic planning in Local Government; his work with Central Government; and responsibilities for policy analysis, policy development and research. He has previously held a range of senior managerial posts including Director of the Chartered Institute of Housing in Scotland, Director and other senior housing roles in local authorities, along with senior housing management positions in a Housing Association and a New Town Development Corporation. His prior experience includes a part-time secondment to the Scottish Office Community Care Implementation Unit and specialist advisory/representative roles. In addition, Glenn is an accredited trainer.

Glenn has good links within the Housing Profession and at national policy level and his experience, expertise and knowledge now spans multiple sectors.


Our services are delivered by our dedicated staff team working across the organisation.

Asset Management Team
Asset Manager, Hugh Crothers
Asset Management Officer, Niall McGregor
Asset Management Officer, Stuart Davie
Asset Administration Assistant, Angela Auld
Energy Advice Officer, Jane Robertson

Corporate ServicesTeam
Performance Improvement Manager, Stacy McDonald
Corporate Services Officer, Sofia Redford
Customer Service Assistant, Jamie Brown
Customer Service Assistant, Lynne Simpson
Customer Service Assistant, Mary Morrison
Customer Service Assistant, Laura Downing
Customer Service Assistant, Beth Jones

Chief Finance Officer, Gary Walker
Finance Officer, Carol Graham
Finance & Business Services Assistant, Ann Barron
IT Officer, John Farquharson

Housing Management Team
Housing Officer (Area 2), Irene Madden
Housing Officer (Area 3), Elaine Sutherland
Housing Officer (Area 4), Calley MackIntosh
Housing Officer (Area 5), Elaine Bowie
Housing Operations Manager, Amanda Gregory
Income Managment Officer, Dawn Chalmers
Specialist Tenancies Manager, Martin Gray


Housing Officer (Area 2)
Irene Madden
Housing Officer (Area 3)
Elaine Sutherland
Housing Officer (Area 4)
Calley Mackintosh
Housing Officer (Area 5)
Elaine Bowie
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