MEET THE TEAM
Meet our team of experts – dedicated to turning your vision into reality.
Here’s a short introduction to the key members of the Home Extension Team who will be involved in your project, ensuring the best possible service from the initial visit, right thought to the last lick of paint.
Any member of the team can be contacted, either by phone on 01462 422184 or by email:
DIRECTOR AND SENIOR PROJECT MANAGER
David joined HET in 1993 and is responsible for the smooth running of every client project, from the initial conceptual and design stages right through to completion. David has an eye for detail and is dedicated to ensuring the team maintains the highest standards of service possible. David’s qualifications include BTEC in Architecture and Design as well as being a Member of the Association of Project Managers. Married with three children, David lives in Great Ashby, Stevenage. His hobbies include garden design, travel, swimming and following Formula One racing.
Alan has over 30 years’ experience in the construction industry, working for local authority projects and private architectural practices before joining HET. Alan approaches every project with the aim to get the best outcome for clients. He specialises in the technical design and planning adaptations to properties which enable elderly and disabled clients to live independently their own homes. Alan is a long-standing member of the Chartered Institute of Architectural Technologists. Alan is married, lives in Sandy and has two grown-up children. His spare time is devoted to rugby, football, cooking, and gardening.
Karen joined the team in Hitchin in May 2020 as our Office Manager and is responsible for the smooth running of operations from initial client enquiries to supporting the Project team and Directors. Karen brings seven years’ experience in the Kitchen Industry as well as previous roles as a Client Manager in Insurance Broking in London. Karen Lives in Letchworth with her husband, son and dog and enjoys exercising, socialising and playing netball.
Steve founded the company in 1989 and he oversees the company’s marketing, alongside keeping up to date on client projects, monitoring and customer satisfaction. Steve lives in Hitchin and is married with five grown up children. He enjoys travelling, most sports, cooking and observing fauna and flora in the local Hertfordshire countryside.
A qualified Chartered Surveyor with a degree in Land Management, Ananda has been involved with the Home Extension Team since 1998. Ananda provides a key role managing business operations and organising administrative functions. This enables the creative and technical team to focus on delivering first class client projects and excellent customer service. utside work, Ananda enjoys keeping fit, reading and socialising with friends and family as well as travelling to sunnier climes to catch up with family abroad.
Hannah has a BA Hons degree in Interior Design from London Metropolitan University and a Certificate in Construction Management. She has worked in architecture and surveying since 2006. Hannah is a dedicated and enthusiastic designer who inspires clients to discover creative yet practical solutions to enable them to get the most out of their homes.
Hannah is married with two young children and enjoys nothing more than spending time with her family.
Michelle joined the HET team in 2014 and brings with her a wealth of knowledge and experience. She thrives on a challenge and loves to help clients find unique solutions - often in ways they wouldn’t have considered or thought possible. Michelle is working on some fantastic new client projects which really demonstrate creative design at its best.
Lisa is a part time administrator and joined HET in 2010. She enjoys the variety in her work and takes great pleasure in dealing with clients. She is married with two children and apart from spending her free time with her family, she also enjoys socialising, Zumba, travel and cooking.