Our Staff

 Operational responsibility for the day to day activities of the LHA Group lies with the Chief Executive and Senior Management Team

 Blair Allan

Chief Executive

Blair graduated from Edinburgh University in 1979 with a degree in Scots Law (LLB) and is a Corporate Member of the Chartered Institute of Housing (CMCIH). He has been a housing professional for 35 years, working for a range of housing organisations in leadership roles in Scotland and Wales, culminating in his appointment as LHA Chief Executive in 2004. His previous position to this was as Deputy Chief Executive of Care & Repair Cymru. Blair is a Board member of Highland Communities Credit Union. He was also appointed as Chair of Care & Repair Scotland in 2016.

Margaret Moynihan

Head of Housing & Corporate Services

Margaret graduated with a BA Degree in Commerce (Hons) in 1986 and has since pursued a successful career in management within the business and financial sectors, before joining LHA as its Finance Manager in 2002. As LHA’s Head of Corporate Services, Margaret has successfully combined her managerial experience with her commercial awareness to ensure that we have maintained our financial strength through a period of growth and diversification, during which time she has also been leading in the success of LHA’s return to new build development activity. Margaret’s responsibilities include deputising for the Chief Executive.

 Maureen Cameron

Care & Repair Manager

Maureen’s early career was in the banking sector (Member of the Institute of Bankers).  Following this she moved to the business sector, becoming a Development Officer with Lochaber Business Development Services, providing support for Business Start Ups.  In 2009 Maureen was appointed Manager of one of our subsidiary companies, Lochaber Care & Repair, which she has successfully developed and grown to provide a range of valued partnership services throughout Lochaber.

 Sean Doherty

Head of Asset Management 

 Before joining LHA in 2001 Sean had a successful career in the building industry in various parts of Scotland. His responsibilities at LHA since then have included managing our Care & Repair activity, providing Clerk of Works services on our new build development projects and the co-ordination of our reactive, cyclical and planned maintenance functions. Sean’s major achievement has been in managing the establishment, growth and success of our building maintenance services subsidiary company, LHA Property Services CIC.

Maintenance Department

Sheena Coull – Asset Management Officer (Factoring)

Alistair Kennedy – Asset Management Officer (Property)

Brenda Sandison – Works Planner

Lisa Vickers – Assistant Works Planner

Corporate & Financial Services

Jenny MacKay –  Corporate Services Manager

Lindsay Kennedy – Corporate Services Officer (Finance)

Nicola Gilbert – Corporate Services Administrator

Aileen Duncan – Corporate Services Officer (Finance)

Fiona Jordan – Corporate Services Assistant

Christine Morrison – Senior Finance Officer

Sandy Hughes – Corporate Services Assistant

Siobhan Toal – Corporate Services Assistant

Housing Management

Brian Pearson – Housing Services Co-Ordinator

David MacLaren – Housing Officer

Melody Robinson – Housing Officer

Bethany Henderson – Modern Apprentice – Housing