Meet the Team

Housing Hub Leeds - info@unipol.org.uk

George  Hattersley

George Hattersley

Housing Hub Assistant - Leeds

I work as part of a team, with other Hub Assistants, to assist students and landlords with queries regarding accommodation, as well as directing more specific queries to relevant departments.

I studied Music Production, and recently graduated. In my spare time, I love being out in nature but also writing and producing music as well as playing with my band.

Sam Upright

Sam Upright

Housing Hub Assistant - Leeds

I’m Sam, I’m a Housing Hub Assistant, and I’m also a Politics student at Leeds Beckett.

Outside of work I like music, enjoying nightlife and meeting new people.

 

Lynne Wilson

Lynne Wilson

Housing Hub Advisor

I am Lynne and I work as a Housing Hub Advisor. I work in the Hub assisting students, landlords and contractors  with their queries face to face, on the phone and via web chat.

It is also my role to work closely with the Student Unions and Leeds City Council to ensure that students and landlords  feel well supported. I am a qualified mediator and I have worked with students in Leeds for over 20 years.

Outside of work I love going to the theatre, visiting new places and going on long walks with my dog.    

 

Housing Hub Bradford - info@unipol.org.uk

Seif Agag

Seif Agag

Housing Hub Assistant - Bradford 

I am originally from Egypt and Currently, Studying Mpharm Degree at University of Bradford.

My role in Unipol is Particularly assist every single student and direct them to the Unipol properties as well as Setting up promotional stalls and engage with students to advise them on the Codes, house hunting, Unipol properties or other housing matters. Also I assist with open days and mixing events for the College and University that use Unipol’s services as
requested.

In my spare time, I enjoy exploring different places, cooking and trying new dishes, plus watching movies.

Nneoma Igwe

Nneoma Igwe

Housing Hub Assistant - Bradford

Hi! My name is Nneoma and I’m one of the Housing Hub Assistants in Bradford. My role as a Housing Hub Assistant is to help students in finding an accommodation that best suits their requirements, as well as assisting landlords and students on housing queries.

I’m currently studying my MA in International Development Management at the University of Bradford and I have a keen interest in conflict resolution and crisis management.

When am not working or studying, I love to experience different cultures through travelling, reading, and the best part… “food” cause hey who doesn’t love a good meal!!

 

Jo MacNaughton

Jo MacNaughton

Accommodation Services Officer - Bradford

I run the Unipol services in Bradford and this includes assisting students to find accommodation in the private rented sector, running the Code and managing Doris Birdsall Hall.

Away from work I love to travel. I like heavy metal music but I don't like spiders.     

Zia Zaveri

Zia Zaveri

Housing Hub Assistant - Bradford 

Working alongside my diligent colleagues, my work at Unipol is to assist landlords and students with accommodation queries. I provide structured and understandable information for students to ensure they can make informed decisions not based solely on aesthetics. My ongoing Unipol knowledge means I can help or direct landlords and students and ensure service user satisfaction.

I am currently in my third and final year of a BSc (Hons) Clinical Sciences at the University of Bradford. In my spare time I love being engrossed in books, dancing and vibing with music and my favourite thing of all eating lots of food.

 

Housing Hub Nottingham - info@unipol.org.uk

Emily  Haig

Emily Haig

Housing Hub Assistant - Nottingham

As a Housing Hub Assistant I work alongside the Nottingham team assisting students, tenants and landlords through social media and other forms of communication. I am currently studying my MSc in Advertising and Marketing Communications at NTU and have a keen interest for modern advertising, meaningful storytelling and creative solutions. 

In my spare time I enjoy going to see live music, travelling and spending time with family and friends, especially since moving away from my home in Manchester. After finishing my BA in Fashion Communication and Promotion, I also enjoy staying connected with the creative industries by visiting art galleries, attending shows and supporting new fashion businesses! 

Sam Noakes

Sam Noakes

Housing Management Officer

I’m Sam, Housing Management Officer in Nottingham. I’m responsible for managing housing for UoN and NTU students. Any queries and issues you have with your home, or any support you need, I’m more than happy to help. I graduated university two years ago and I understand the positions students can find themselves in, so please don’t hesitate to contact me if you feel you have any questions, even if you don’t think it’s important. If you do that, then I’ll promise to help make university living better for you. I hope you enjoy your time here.

 

Jakub Pietruszewski

Jakub Pietruszewski

Housing Team Leader

I manage a mix of family, first year and postgraduate properties. My responsibilities also include Health and Safety for Offices and Staff, Planned Preventative Maintenance and overseeing the out-of-hours operations.

I enjoy travelling around Europe, making sure that everywhere I visit, I try to collect a crayon or wooden pencil!  

Sharan Sodhi

Sharan Sodhi

Housing Hub Assistant - Nottingham

I study Accounting and Finance at Nottingham Trent University and I am a course representative.

I enjoy working with people and providing an excellent service. I ensure all our queries from our customers and other stakeholders are dealt with effectively through various media, such as social media, phone and online. I work with the Nottingham team and ensure our clients have a good experience working with us.

In my spare time I enjoy going out to nice restaurants and trying lots of new foods. I enjoy playing sporting activities too.

Tom Taylor

Tom Taylor

Senior Housing Management Officer

I am originally from Leeds and studied film and television at Staffordshire University.

I'm a season ticket holder for Nottingham Forest and enjoying running, however I don't like being too hot - two things that don't always go hand in hand.  

Housing Management Leeds - Housing@unipol.org.uk

David Bond

David Bond

Housing Management Officer

My day to day duties mostly involves managing a first year halls of residence as well as a portfolio of houses.

Since coming to Leeds for university I have now made Yorkshire my home. In my spare time I enjoy anything outdoors - but am prone to a quiet night in with a movie or game. 

Zoe Brown

Zoe Brown

Assistant to the Housing Team Leader

I provide support to one of the Housing Team Leaders and assist in the forward facing customer care role the team has. 

Since I had a baby in 2013, I decided to return to work part time. I enjoy working with students as the they keep the city alive with energy and ambition.   

India Button

India Button

Lettings Assistant

As the Lettings Assistant I carry out viewings of properties in Leeds.

I am currently studying at Leeds College of Music on the Popular Music course. I am a singer/songwriter/pianist and am a second year student.

I am originally from a small town called Grimsby, so am loving the busy city life and all the chaos that comes with it.

Laura Cryer

Laura Cryer

Housing Team Leader 

I manage a portfolio of family and post graduate housing at Royal Park Road Flats and Grayson Heights.

My responsibilities also include Health & Safety for Offices and Staff and Planned Preventative Maintenance.

I have two young children who keep me occupied in my spare time but I also enjoy running and trying to keep fit.

 

Lyndsey Gregory

Lyndsey Gregory

Senior Housing Management Officer

I manage Mill Street and New York Street. I studied Classical Literature at the University of Leeds.

I enjoy cooking and visiting new restaurants, doing jigsaws and photography.

Harriet Holder

Harriet Holder

Housing Manager - Compliance and Logistics

I work within the Housing Team and verify that the necessary compliance and health and safety checks are made across Unipol's portfolio and in the Unipol offices.

I help to organise the summer turnaround of properties, with family accommodation, and plenty more.

In my free time I like catching up with friends and family, beer gardens, cooking, getting out and about, and generally making the most of the weekend.

Peter Hughes

Peter Hughes

Housing Management Officer

As Housing Management Officer, I look after a number of off street properties and the Royal Park Road flats.

I studied English Literature at the University of Leeds, and liked the city enough to stay right here after.

 

 

 

 

Chris Moore

Chris Moore

Maintenance Assistant

I carry out repairs in our properties. I went to the University of life meaning I've watched and learned off every trademan going. I can turn my hand to most things.

In my spare time I enjoy going on holidays, gardening & walking.

Veronika Ortegel

Veronika Ortegel

Housing Manager - Operations

I am responsible for coordinating and undertaking a number of key tasks within the Unipol housing team including staffing, staff training, lettings, licensing, and partners’ relations.

I also deal with complaints about the delivery of Unipol's housing management service and oversee the allocations made by the educational institutions in to Unipol developments through nomination arrangements.

Away from work, I enjoy hiking and travelling.

Mat Ward

Mat Ward

Senior Housing Management Officer

I moved from Grimsby to study Philosophy at the University of Leeds and have since adopted Leeds as my home.

In my spare time I enjoy climbing and live music.

Thom Woodroff

Thom Woodroff

Housing Team Leader

I am responsible for the purchasing of Unipol's furniture and appliances. I also arrange the routine servicing of the gas and electricity supplies as well as general health and safety inspections that take place in our properties.

I manage a portfolio of family housing at Woodsley Terrace and Mount Preston Street. Outside of work my main interests are films, music and sport.

Training and Events - training@unipol.org.uk

Senior Management Team - info@unipol.org.uk

Martin  Blakey

Martin Blakey

Chief Executive

I have worked in the student accommodation area for over 30 years and have extensive experience of all kinds of student housing, from off-street to purpose-built properties.

I have worked closely with HEIs, Local Authorities, Government, Sector Groups and major suppliers to raise housing standards and widen student choice and expectations.

As Chief Executive of Unipol I have helped develop a portfolio housing around 3,000 students (including over 210 student families) located in Leeds, 600 students in Nottingham and 59 students in Bradford, providing services to around 15 HEIs, accrediting just over 370,000 bed spaces and operating the main training programme for those involved in student accommodation. The mission continues.

Nicola Brown

Nicola Brown

Assistant Chief Executive - Hub Services

I am responsible for leading, developing and delivering an efficient and consumer friendly service in Unipol's Hub facilities including Leeds, Bradford and Nottingham. This involves working closely with Unipol's stakeholders in each city to ensure we deliver the best possible advice and choice for their students when it comes to choosing their accommodation and supporting them during their stay. 

Furthermore I enjoy developing and expanding Unipol's relationships with the accommodation providers who use our services; the communities in which our students live and working with other equally important stakeholders such as local government and landlord associations.

I am a vegetarian and enjoy live music, trekking, yoga and running. I love skiing.

Rachel Campey

Rachel Campey

Assistant Chief Executive - Housing

I am a key member of the Senior Management Team, responsible for setting and delivering the managerial and operational housing strategy and the operation of the housing management systems in Leeds, Nottingham & Bradford.  My role involves leading, co-ordinating, supervising, guiding and monitoring the whole housing management team, including our marketing and lettings policy and overseeing its implementation and decides on the deployment of resources within Unipol's housing portfolio.

Outside of work, I play the flute in a jazz band, enjoy the arts, live music, the great outdoors and escaping to the wilds in my campervan.

 

Andrew Livesey

Andrew Livesey

Assistant Chief Executive - IT and Communications

I look after two areas in Unipol. The IT team which provides in house support for staff; maintaining an array of services & hardware, developing bespoke software. We also make sure our tenants are getting the best possible internet service.

The Communications team work to promote Unipol’s services and properties to different audiences in Leeds, Bradford and Nottingham. It also creates publications, designs and video / motion content.

Christina Rygalska

Christina Rygalska

Director of Finance 

I am a Chartered Accountant with over 30 years experience in both the commercial sector and practice.  I have worked in the HEI sector since 2004 moving to Unipol at the beginning of 2015. 

I head the Finance team and am responsible for the management of Unipol's finances, working together with the Finance Manager to develop the team and financial systems and procedures to take on new challenges in a constantly changing environment. 

I also work closely with the Senior Leadership Team and Development Manager in reviewing future financial strategy and assessing the financial impact of future developments on the organisation. 

I enjoy walking and attempting to run with my Labrador across the moors, taking trips to the theatre, and spending time with my family.  

Victoria Tolmie - Loverseed

Victoria Tolmie - Loverseed

Assistant Chief Executive - Standards and Company Secretary

My role involves improving the standard and management of student housing across the UK through two areas of our work: Unipol Training and accreditation under the Unipol Codes. I am involved in some leasing and property acquisitions, and am a surveyor by training. I am also the Company Secretary with responsibility for governance arrangements. Before joining Unipol in 2005, I was the Welfare Officer at Leeds University Union.

My spare time is taken up looking after my two young sons and picking Lego up off the carpet, but in a previous life I enjoyed playing tennis, dancing and going to gigs.

Nikki Verity

Nikki Verity

Deputy Chief Executive

I have responsibility for the operational oversight, the co-ordination of all Unipol’s services and important aspects of the charity’s governance.

I work closely with the senior leadership team to ensure that Unipol offers a high quality service to all of its users and delivers on its values, commitments, operational efficiency and strategic plans.

I have worked in a senior leadership role since 2003, most recently as the Chief Executive Officer of a leading Leeds based charity supporting people with learning disabilities and autism, where I worked with many partners, including the Local Authority, the Care Quality Commission and the National Health Service.

When I’m not at work you will probably find me having fun with my children, we love being outdoors enjoying wonderful Yorkshire.

Tony Vyse

Tony Vyse

Assistant Chief Executive - Development

I project manage full and part property refurbishments as well as offering technical advice to developers and architects nationwide, to provide top quality purpose built student accommodation. I also support the Housing team advising them on any technical issues throughout the portfolio.

In my spare time, I enjoy watching football, boxing, and all motorsports.  I also enjoy running, going on long distance hikes, and weight training, escaping to the countryside on my motorbike and more importantly, spending quality time with my boys.

Philippa Boxford

Philippa Boxford

Finance Assistant - Utilities

I work within the finance team, taking gas and electricity meter readings for all of our properties. I also assist with matters regarding utilities.

I am a recent History and Spanish graduate and love anything to do with Spain! Outside of work I enjoy climbing, painting and playing with my pet hamster.

 

Joanne Hayton

Joanne Hayton

Rent Collection Officer

I manage the rent collection system, take payments over the phone, process contracts and return deposits after tenancies have ended.

Away from work I have been known to do a bit of fishing and I also enjoy swimming and walking and love to holiday as much as I can.

Matthew Jackson

Matthew Jackson

Finance Assistant - Cash Book

I am responsible for the daily reconciliation of our cash book.

I studied Peace Studies at the University of Bradford a very long time ago.

Outside of work I enjoy going to gigs, reading, drawing and gaming, along with the odd bit of weight lifting. I also listen to an unhealthy amount of true crime podcasts.

 

Ewa Koska

Ewa Koska

Senior Finance Officer - Expenditure 

At Unipol I deal with all the utility contracts and calculations for our properties.

I am studying towards the ACCA and in the future I would like to become a qualified accountant.

I enjoy spending my free time with my daughter and husband. 

Paul Laing

Paul Laing

Senior Finance Officer - Income

I control the flow of information between our Housing Team and Finance Office, ensuring contracts and sales items are managed, deposits are protected, managed owner payments are correctly reconciled and financial accounting information is accurate.

I have one young daughter who's into dancing and acting and this takes up most of any spare time I have.

Sophie Postlethwaite

Sophie Postlethwaite

Assistant Finance Manager

After graduating from the University of Birmingham with a degree in Ancient History, I made the obvious move into accounts…?

At Unipol I support the senior members of the finance team and ensure that we are accurately accounting for our income and expenditure throughout our portfolio.

I am a big foodie. Outside of work you’ll find me watching cookery shows and recreating recipes or trying out new bars and restaurants. To balance this out I try to stay relatively active and I love to go walking in the beautiful Yorkshire countryside.

Elizabeth  Smith

Elizabeth Smith

Finance Manager

I am a qualified CIMA management accountant and a business graduate.

I like to spend my down time with my three children either on my allotment or walking Elvis the dog.

Liam Turner

Liam Turner

Finance Officer - Utilities

At Unipol I deal with all the utility contracts and calculations for our properties. I'll also be providing support for some of the sustainability projects.

I graduated from Sheffield Hallam with a BA (Hons) in International Finance and Banking.

I am a big foodie who loves to travel (when I can). I'm also a big Basketball and Muay Thai fan.

Alex  Whitfield

Alex Whitfield

Finance Assistant - Purchase Ledger 

At Unipol, I deal with the purchase ledger process from purchase orders, invoices, expenses and also bank reconciliations. These processes bring me into contact with outside suppliers and also internally with members of the Unipol team.

Outside of work, I love playing guitar and also going to gigs. My other hobbies include going to the gym and also reading.

 

Alex Wood

Alex Wood

Finance Clerk

I am a second year Accounting and Finance student living in Woodhouse. My work at Unipol comprises of assisting the finance team in Leeds. 

I love sports, going out with friends and watching an unhealthy amount of Black Mirror.

IT & Communications - computers@unipol.org.uk

Andy Fox

Andy Fox

IT Manager

I'm Andy Fox and I lead the IT team here at Unipol. Together, we look after all the Comptermabobs, Blinkenflasherlights, and Interwebs.

I'm dedicated to providing an outstanding service to our organisation, in all IT opportunities. I'm a music lover. I love both kinds of music, Rock and Roll, and I play the guitar.

 

 

 

 

Kirk Godber

Kirk Godber

Applications Developer

I maintain and where required, upgrade Unipol’s software systems as well as the creation of new systems.

In my spare time I fly model aeroplanes from RAF Acaster Malvis.

James Harrison

James Harrison

IT Support Officer

I ensure day to day end user support services are delivered efficiently and to a high standard.

Away from work I enjoying spending time with friends, gaming, Formula One, and anything technical. 

Aimee Hart

Aimee Hart

Marketing and Engagement Coordinator

I am responsible for Unipol's digital and social media output, raising the profile of the organisation and its values, and developing student engagement.

I studied English and Linguistics at the University of Leeds and outside of work I love cycling in the countryside, watching live music, reading, and photography. 

I'm also a proud (obsessed) cat mum to my kitten, Ruby.

Gaby Joy

Gaby Joy

Design Officer

I assist the publications team on design projects. I studied Illustration at Leeds Arts University, so in my free time I continue my freelance work. Outside of work I enjoy film, music, and travelling.

Amy Lawson

Amy Lawson

User Experience Marketing Coordinator

My main role is to promote the services that Unipol offer to both students and landlords.

This includes promoting the Unipol Code, the accommodation search, and events.

I am always looking for new and creative ways to appeal to an audience in a continuously changing market.

I am an identical twin and in my spare time I enjoy travelling abroad, camping, and spending time with my husband and my Labrador Marshall.

Standards - info@unipol.org.uk

Matt Allison

Matt Allison

Unipol Codes Administrator

I am responsible for promoting, developing and administering the Unipol Codes, as well as verifying that required standards are being met.

I studied Music Technology at Leeds Beckett and outside of work you'll usually find me doing something musical, reading, or planning travels.

Jess Carrier

Jess Carrier

National Codes Coordinator

My main role is assisting with administering and promoting the National Codes. This includes keeping the National Code website up to date, and maintaining links with external partners such as UUK.

I joined Unipol after being Welfare and Community Officer at Leeds Beckett Students’ Union for 2 years.

I studied Politics at Leeds Beckett, and outside of work I enjoy reading, going to gigs and watching rugby.

 

Simon Kemp

Simon Kemp

National Code Administrator
 
I administer the two National Codes that set benchmark standards for the management of student halls of residence.
 
This entails ensuring that the National Codes website is up to date, servicing the committee that oversees the day-to-day operations of the codes and making sure that members comply with the requirements of the Code.
 
I am also a campanologist which I do all over the country.
 
Victoria Peckitt

Victoria Peckitt

Code Complaints Officer

I help students who are experiencing problems with their tenancy.  I can assist with the formal complaints procedure and carry out Code Inspections to make sure Landlords comply fully with the terms of the Code.  

I also assist the Tenancy Support and Wellbeing Coordinator, helping with a wide range of issues. I studied Architecture, English and Philosophy.  Out of work I enjoy spending time with family and friends, listening to music, DIY and gardening. 

 

Student Support - info@unipol.org.uk

Jan Hardy

Jan Hardy

Tenancy Support and Wellbeing Coordinator

I have worked within social care for over 20 years and have a strong background of providing support. I am responsible for supporting students with tenancy housing and personal issues.  

I have two children who are grown up and a new grandson.  I studied History at UCLAN and maintain a keen interest with the possibility of further study in the future.

I love reading, writing, music, arts and crafts.  I am currently writiing a Victorian Gothic novel that can be totally absorbing.

Becky Harlow

Becky Harlow

Homestay and Office Coordinator

I am currently on parental leave. 

I work with the Language Centre at the University of Leeds to provide a Homestay programme for international students who wish to stay with families when they study in Leeds. I work with host families to ensure students have an enjoyable stay. 

In my daily role I also support the Chief Executive and Deputy Chief Executive’s offices, with varied tasks from organising meetings to supporting human resource functions for Unipol.

I have an active interest in the arts, and worked in the cultural sector for many years. I also volunteer in local community organisations and enjoy spending time outdoors.

 

Katie Morton

Katie Morton

Tenancy Support and Wellbeing Coordinator 

My role is supporting students with any tenancy concerns or wellbeing needs. I have held varying roles within mental health inpatient and community services, including supported accommodation and my background is in providing relevant holistic support.

Outside of work I volunteer with Girlguiding and have been a Guide Leader for over 10 years, I am currently looking forward to getting back to camping and international trips. I enjoy roller skating, reading, live music and the theatre (mainly musicals!), and on occasion eating my body weight in sweets. 

Lotti Morton

Lotti Morton

Delivery Officer

My role includes working on sustainability projects around recycling and energy, as well as supporting with the offices of the Chief Executive and Deputy Chief Executive and HR duties for Unipol.

I joined Unipol after finishing my role as Community Officer at Leeds University Union. I studied English Literature and Language at the University of Leeds so I love reading! In my spare time I also love cooking, playing guitar and piano, and travelling.

Residential Assistants - Housing@unipol.org.uk

Naeem Ahmed

Naeem Ahmed

Residents' Assistant - Doris Birdsall

I hope to help residents at Doris Birdsall with whatever queries they have and make their stay a great one.

I study Clinical Sciences at the University of Bradford and I love to travel to different countries, play the piano (badly!), watch Disney movies and most importantly… EAT!

 

 

Aliza Asad

Aliza Asad

Residents' Assistant - Doris Birdsall

My name’s Aliza and I’m a Residents' Assistant at Doris Birdsall. I’m currently studying Clinical Sciences at the University of Bradford and I’m going into my second year.

In my spare time I love to dance, read, sing, and play the keyboard. I’m really looking forward to getting to know you and getting involved in this role. I cannot wait to meet all of you!

 

Grace Barnett

Grace Barnett

Residents’ Assistant - Sandhills

Originally from Cheshire, I’m a Sandhills Residents’ assistant. I’m also a second year NTU Business Student, course representative and Student Mentor for first years. Outside of work I like travelling, netball and meeting new people.

Nadia Brownsword

Nadia Brownsword

Residents' Assistant - Mill Street 

I’m Nadia and I’m a Residents' Assistant at Mill Street. 

I study Songwriting at Leeds Conservatoire and outside of work I enjoy singing, dancing and travelling. I love meeting new people so never hesitate to say hello!

 

Dom Capaldi

Dom Capaldi

Residents’ Assistant – Mill Street

I’m a 3rd year Music production student. I play guitar and piano, I enjoy making music, I also enjoy making art and cooking, especially making, and cooking homemade pizza. I’m quite the fan of video games and films and as a top genre I’d have to say horror/thriller. I’m looking forward to meeting and helping people whilst working with Unipol here.

 

Ruiqi Chu

Ruiqi Chu

Residents' Assistant - Royal Park Flats

I am acting as a Residents' Assistant at Royal Park Flats. I work to assist residents to settle in and help the tenants with any concerns they have. I’m a PhD student in the School of Design at the University of Leeds.

I enjoy cooking, playing video games, drawing and watching crime TV series. 

 

Stephanie Curtin

Stephanie Curtin

Residents' Assistant - Oak House

I will be acting as one of three RAs at Oak House. Originally from the USA, I'm excited to have the opportunity to meet fellow residents in this role. I am passionate about the environment and will be studying Sustainability and Consultancy at the University of Leeds. I enjoy hiking, travelling, and cooking vegan meals!

Ria Dunajko

Ria Dunajko

Residents' Assistant - Blenheims

My name is Ria and I’m the Residents' Assistant for the Blenheims.

I’m a third year student at the University of Leeds and I’m studying Aeronautical and Aerospace Engineering.

Outside of work and uni I like warm weather, gaming and sport!

 

 

Millie Hall

Millie Hall

Residents' Assistant - The Student Hideout

I work as one of the Residents' Assistants at The Student Hideout in Nottingham, helping the tenants with any concerns they have.

I'm currently in my second year at Nottingham Trent University and aim to be a chartered psychologist.

I love travelling and going out for food but also relaxing and watching many series on Netflix.

 

Sam Hughes

Sam Hughes

Residents' Assistant - Mill Street

Hi I’m Sam and I’m studying Jazz at Leeds Conservatoire. I love to perform and write music as much as possible in my spare time. I love the gym and spending time with friends.

Lottie Jermey

Lottie Jermey

Residents' Assistant - Sandhills

I’m Lottie, a first year student studying Fashion Marketing and Branding at Nottingham Trent. I am a Residents' Assistant at Sandhills Nottingham. 

In my free time I love to shop, travel and go out with my friends. 

As an RA I would love to be seen as a friendly face for anyone living in Sandhills. 

Mofwe Kapulu

Mofwe Kapulu

Residents' Assistant - Shay and Holborn

I am in my second year studying Civil Engineering at University of Leeds and my first year working as a Resident Assistant at Unipol.

Outside of my work, I spend time and enjoy watching soccer, taking walks and reading.

 

Javis Ma

Javis Ma

Residents' Assistant - Oak House

I am studying Construction Management at University of Leeds as a MSc student. I enjoy listening to music a lot, as well as dining out and traveling! I am also a cinema- and gym-goer!

At Unipol, I will be assisting students during their residencies while maintaining the living environment. Have a chat with me if you pass by!

Vinka Maharani

Vinka Maharani

Residents' Assistant - Grayson Heights

I work at Unipol to help and assist residents to settle in.

I love knitting and crocheting in my spare time. Going to Yarn Festival is also my favourite thing to do.

 

Dana  Marmot

Dana Marmot

Residents' Assistant - Sandhills

Hi I’m Dana and I work as one of the Residents’ Assistants at Sandhills, helping the tenants with any concerns they have.

I’m in my first year at Nottingham Trent studying photography and In my free time I love going to festivals and travelling with friends.

Neha Mistry

Neha Mistry

Residents' Assistant - The Student Hideout

I’m Neha and I work as one of the Residents' Assistants at The Student Hideout. I am a student at Nottingham Trent University studying Business Management and Economics.

I love go out and try new experiences with my family and friends especially trying new food.

 

Lokesh Parmar

Lokesh Parmar

Residents' Assistant - Sandhills

Hello, my name is Lokesh and I am one of your Residents' Assistants here at Sandhills. I live here and I am a Nottingham Trent student studying Business Management and Marketing. I love playing football and I’m a big Leicester City fan.

 

Eleanor Ramshaw

Eleanor Ramshaw

Residents' Assistant - Blenheim Properties

My name’s Eleanor and I am a Residents' Assistant.

I am studying Classical Piano at Leeds Conservatoire. Unsurprisingly, my interests include most things music related. I love going to gigs and discovering new music. I’m also a big history nerd.

 

Dylan Rasnick

Dylan Rasnick

Residents' Assistant - Royal Park Flats

Hi! Salut! Cześć! My name is Dylan and I’m a Residents' Assistant at Royal Park Flats. I am studying Global Development and Education at the University of Leeds.  I am here to help ensure your time at our Flats is enjoyable and relaxing.

In my spare time I like to do anything active - running, hiking, biking, you name it! I also enjoy travelling, learning new languages, and reading.

 

Suja Sukesan

Suja Sukesan

Residents' Assistant - Grayson Heights

Hello everyone! My name is Suja Sukesan, and I work at Grayson Heights as a Residents’ Assistant. I am doing MSc Inequalities and Social Science at the University of Leeds.

I'll be assisting new residents with their adjustment and addressing their enquiries at Grayson Heights.

I enjoy reading, travelling, and exploring outside of my education and work.

 

Scott Thompson

Scott Thompson

Residents' Assistant - Garden House

I work at Garden House as the Residents' Assistant to help people enjoy their university living experience whilst with Unipol. 

I am a 3rd year sports and exercise science student at Leeds Beckett University. I have a passion for sports, mainly, football/futsal and gym

Jasmine Zhang

Jasmine Zhang

Residents' Assistant - Oak House

I work together with another two Residents' Assistants at Oak House. I'm an MA student in the School of Media and Communication at University of Leeds.

I have lots of hobbies, such as painting, playing instruments and reading.