Meet the Welwyn Garden City Sales Team
Chris Coventry - Principal
Chris started his career in 1979 working for Howards, the first Garden City estate agent. He opened Country Properties in 1989 with the aim of providing high quality ethical service and has seen the office go from strength to strength. He enjoys all sports and resurrecting classic cars and lives just south of Hitchin with his wife Jo and 2 mad Whippets!!
Chris Chalkley - Senior Negotiator / Valuer
Chris started working as an estate agent in Hitchin in 1996 for one of the large corporate companies, moving up through the ranks he stayed with that firm becoming the Branch Manager of Letchworth Garden City office. Looking for a change he moved to Welwyn Garden City and started working for Country Properties in 2002 and he has been with us ever since. Chris is a competitive guy whose interests include spending time with his wife and three children and many sports, he is a qualified football coach and has managed a successful youth football team since 2005 who are proudly sponsored by Country Properties.
Andrew Burton - Sales Negotiator / Valuer
Andrew joined the Country Properties team back in 2010 as a negotiator and has a true passion for both property and people. In 2011 he was awarded Network Person of the Year for “his approach to work, enthusiasm, dedication, effectiveness and overall personality”.
Doug Moore - IFA / Lettings Manager
Doug joined Country Properties in Welwyn Garden City on its opening in 1989 so he obviously enjoys it! In particular meeting new people and doing his best to help them. He has been married to his wife Jane, since 2001 and has 3 sons. When he is not at work his family and energetic boys keep him busy.
Joanna Ford - Lettings Negotiator
Jo Joined our team as a Lettings Negotiator in 2013 after taking a break from her previous job as a Barristers Clerk to have her daughter, she has fitted into the office very well with her friendly and conscientious attitude and very much enjoys the hustle and bustle of our busy office.
Margaret Whiting - Office Co-ordinator
Margaret joined Country Properties as a full time Office Co-ordinator in 2003, after having various other office based roles around Welwyn Garden City. Margaret now works part –time as she has two little boys to look after. Margaret was born in Welwyn Garden City and has a very good knowledge of the local area and lives in here with her partner. She enjoys a varied busy role, with lots of customer contact.
Sue Rogers - Lettings Accounts Clerk / Negotiator
Sue joined our offices in May 2017, and has settled in very well. She has been dealing with accounts and figures for a good many years now. She is a friendly, jolly and dedicated member of our team. When she is not working in our offices she enjoys Zumba and running, she also has 2 teenage children that keep her busy.