At Redbrik we believe that our culture of care and a passion for excellence in everything we do runs through our team. We have a wide variety of characters and skill sets in the people that work for us, but they all embody our ethos, where the word no does not exist.
Our dedicated team ensure that sellers and landlords receive the best personal advice tailored to them, skilled negotiation and there is always excellent communication with the buyers and tenants.
In this competitive market, we know that our people stand out from the crowd in ways that benefit the customer. Service is what you value the most and is therefore integral to everything we do.
And we never stand still! The staff at Redbrik have access to the best training and the most up-to-date systems, information and new technologies so that they adapt and work for you in the best way possible.
Having been valuing properties in the local area since 2005 before co-founding Redbrik, there’s not much Mark doesn’t know about selling houses. With a degree in Public Relations, Mark is responsible for Redbrik’s unique marketing style. His straight talking approach typifies the company ethos, whilst his professional, friendly attitude and thorough knowledge of the area generates great feedback from buyers and sellers alike.
A keen sportsman, Mark plays pretty much any sport going. He’s always up for a challenge, especially if it involves raising money, having run the London Marathon and thrown himself out of a plane at 13,000ft all in the name of charity.
With over 20 years of estate agency experience and extensive knowledge of the local market, Julie co-founded Redbrik in 2013. She is a top class negotiator with a talent for handling even the most complex sales with her signature down to earth style. She’s always super organised with a gift for recruiting and developing the best talent.
Outside of work she’s partial to a glass of red wine, often (but not always!) accompanied by some Italian food. She loves to travel, ideally to somewhere hot and relaxing.
With almost 20 years experience in the property industry before joining Redbrik in 2015, Peter knows a thing or two about buying, selling and renting properties. Post graduation with a degree in accountancy, Peter realised that wasn’t his chosen path and turned to his Saturday job at Blundells to forge a career. He worked his way up to partner and then became a respected Area Director for Countrywide. He’s energetic, outgoing, approachable and above all very
friendly with a strong commitment to customer service.
Peter has played many sports from an early age including football, squash, tennis and golf and can’t resist a challenge if you offer him one, but remember he likes to win! He also loves good food and wine, holidays abroad, preferably somewhere warm, though he would like to be a better skier if he had the time!
After completing a degree in music, Michael somehow wound up in estate agency and found his niche working for some of the largest agencies in both Sheffield and London. He has 10 years of experience in all aspects of the industry and takes a hands on approach to every property sale. Michael primarily works out of our new Sheffield office and uses his extensive knowledge of the local market to value properties in Sheffield.
Michael has a keen interest in Football and Rugby and continues to play the piano whenever he gets the opportunity.
David has worked in estate agency locally since 2008 and his calm and approachable manner fits the Redbrik style perfectly. With a wealth of experience from his time working in both Sheffield and Chesterfield, David has a great understanding of the industry and has a real flair for negotiation and getting a sale to completion. He knows the local market inside out and is an invaluable member of the Redbrik team.
In his spare time David can be found running half marathons, watching sport, supporting local boys Sheffield United and travelling.
Jessica hasn’t taken the standard route into estate agency and before joining Redbrik in March 2015, she worked as restaurant manager at Calabria Cucina. With fantastic customer service skills and a dedication to perfection, Jessica started life with Redbrik as a sales manager and a viewings representative and has recently started valuing properties full time. She also has a real passion for period properties and home interiors.
Outside of work, Jessica loves living the Derbyshire lifestyle. She has two dogs, three chickens and an Italian husband who does all the cooking so she can work late. Her aim is to buy a small holding in the future so they can become self-sufficient.
James has worked in the industry for more than 20 years and previous employers include Saxton Mee and Spencers,where he gained a Postgraduate Diploma in Property Management and Valuation.
Outside of work, James is married with two children and enjoys trying to keep fit whether it's through football, golf or visiting Trib3 gym on Ecclesall Road. He also tries to do Park Run with his oldest son when work allows.
James has also supported Sheffield United all his life and has recently introduced his two young sons to the joys and disappointments of visiting Bramall Lane!
Having almost 30 years experience in estate agency, Jed is passionate about helping people buy and sell properties across West Sheffield and the Hope Valley. He studied Estate Management & Business Studies in Sheffield & London during the early 1980‘s and was a Partner at Blundells from 1992 – 2005. Jed has a gift for valuing and marketing properties, his knowledge and awareness of the market is second to none and the sheer number of people that won’t settle for anyone else when it comes to selling their home is a testament to the reputation he rightly deserves.
Music, including playing, buying and selling guitars. Fly fishing, walking Branson, the family Labrador and acting as chief chauffeur and head of entertainment for his two sons.
With over 10 years’ experience covering all aspects of estate agency, it’s no wonder that Gemma has won past company awards – including Negotiator of the Year and Outstanding Customer Service. Gemma has sold some of the region’s most expensive properties and her clients have included an array of local celebrities. Gemma is also no stranger to a spot of TV work, having previously starred on Homes Under the Hammer and Wanted Down Under.
Gemma can usually be found running around after her two small children or renovating her new home. Her other interests include shopping, lunching and drinking – preferably all at the same time! She also loves to travel and particularly loves holidaying in the Middle East.
Having worked in the property industry since she was fresh out of university in 2011, Emma started out as a negotiator and quickly worked her way up through the ranks in at previous employers Blundells and William H Brown. She thoroughly enjoys her role as a Valuer at Redbrik as every day she meets different people and gets to value some beautiful homes throughout Derbyshire!
In her spare time Emma can usually be found socialising with friends and family, planning a city break or renovating her new home - a small cottage in Chesterfield!
Hannah earned a degree in Spanish and French at Leeds University, which led her to Madrid and the South of France where she lived for some time. She began her career in estate agency in 2004, where she worked in a variety of roles at Blundells, including ten years of valuing and selling properties in the South West of the city.
Outside of work, Hannah loves to travel to the Mediterranean, particularly Italy, Spain and Portugal. She loves cooking (especially with a glass of wine!) and is interested in nutrition, as well as cooking shows like Saturday Morning Kitchen and anything with Jamie Oliver. She can often be found either in the gym doing circuit training, or relaxing at home with a good book. Aside from that, Hannah really loves spending time with husband Steve, little girl Heidi and their cat, Bella.
Ross’s first job was in sales for a hydraulics company before making the move to estate agency in 2012. Like so many of the Redbrik team he has a calm and friendly approach and prides himself on his customer service. The satisfaction he gets from helping clients negotiate the best price for their home is evident for all to see. He’s extremely passionate about the property industry, his beloved Dronfield (we think he’s a secret member of the Dronfield Tourist Board) and is looking to build his own rental portfolio.
Out of the office Ross can be found either playing football for the local Dronfield team or supporting Sheffield United. A lover of good food, holiday’s and battling it out with the other Redbrik ‘boys’ for ‘best dressed male’!
Kirstie really knows how to look after her vendors, she has over 30 years experience in the customer service industry and is real people person. Her calm and friendly approach, coupled with superb negotiation skills make her a safe pair of hands for handling your sale.
An outdoor girl who enjoys putting on her wellies and getting out into the countryside with her family to walk their two German Shorthaired Pointers. Kirstie is passionate about cooking, loves entertaining and keeps fit with kettlesize and piloting (a non-stop, cardio fusion of standing pilates, boxing and dance – no we’d not heard of it either!!).
Jen began her career in estate agency in 2007 after gaining a degree in Communication Studies from Sheffield Hallam University. Jen has extensive local knowledge and over 11 years negotiating experience, having previously worked as a Sales Manager for ELR. A self-confessed perfectionist, Jen has incredibly high standards and works to ensure that all of her clients receive the best possible service.
In 2016 Jen decided to broaden her knowledge of estate agency and joined Redbrik as a Lettings Negotiator. This new challenge gave her the autonomy to run her own portfolio of properties and this experience triggered her promotion to New Homes Manager. Jen deals with all aspects of our new build developments, from handling pre-construction marketing activities, conducting viewings, negotiation and sales management. One of her best qualities is that if you ask her to do something you can ensure it is done.
Outside of work Jen is kept busy running around after her two young sons. She also enjoys entertaining for friends & family, 80s movies, expanding her gin collection and is totally music-obsessed - loving everything from Stevie Wonder to West End musicals.
Tracey has worked in the local estate agency sector for more than 13 years and bring lots of negotiating experience to Redbrik. She is a qualified domestic energy assessor, which adds an extra string to her bow. She delivers outstanding customer experience and enjoys meeting the vendors and making their property journey as smooth as possible.
Tracey spends her spare time with her husband Matt travelling the world together. She enjoys winter ski holidays as well as scuba diving in exotic locations like the Maldives. Tracey is a Leicester Tigers season ticket holder and loves a glass of prosecco!
Before working at Redbrik, Abi studied Education and Learning at Sheffield Hallam University. Having worked in the sector while she studied her degree, Abi realised education wasn’t for her and refocused her attention to property.
Abi started her journey as Lettings Negotiator with Redbrik in January 2016 and since then she has completed the NFOPP Level 3 Technical Award in Residential Letting and Property Management, enabling Redbrik to become ARLA registered. She is currently sturying the Level 4 Property Mark qualification in Residential Lettings and Property Management.
This resulted in Abi's subsequent promotion to the role of Lettings Manager in Chesterfield where she manages the day to day running of the lettings office and takes charge of lettings valuations.
Abi is a keen gym-goer and loves spending time with her friends, whether it’s out for a lovely dinner or at the pub!
Vicki has a great deal of local knowledge, having lived in Sheffield her whole life. She has worked in estate agency as a negotiator for 17 years and loves getting the best price for clients, while helping buyers and sellers alike through the sales process.
Outside of work, Vicki enjoys skiing, cooking, gardening and foreign travel. She also loves to keep fit by going to Pilates and running around after her two young grandchildren.
Loraine has worked as a negotiator for over 22 years in both Sheffield and Chesterfield. Having previously worked for two other agents, she jumped at the chance to join Redbrik in 2013, making her the fifth member of staff.
She lives in Sheffield with her partner and little pup Stanley. She loves travelling and regularly goes to Spain to visit some of her family. On a weekend, it’s not unusual to find Loraine in a lovely restaurant accompanied by a chilled bottle of Sauvignon Blanc!
With over 19 years industry experience and a nomination for ESTAS People’s Choice Award for customer service it’s not difficult to see what Liz adds to the team here at Redbrik. Having also clocked up almost 30 years of marriage, needless to say her negotiation skills are excellent!
Outside of work Liz can be found walking her dogs at Chatsworth, enjoying the Derbyshire countryside, travelling and enjoying the odd Jedward concert (seriously).
After leaving school at 16, Holly went straight into estate agency as an administrator. She has previously worked for companies such as Location and Bairstow Eves, where she worked her way up through negotiator roles and has been in the industry for 11 years.
Holly spends most of her spare time with her husband and dog. She goes swimming three times a week, and loves dining out with family and friends.
Prior to her role at Redbrik, Natalie working at Reeds Rains for three years where she gained valuable industry experience in negotiating. Natalie has a varied work history and has previously been self-employed, helping companies with their staff training, and has experience in accounting.
Outside of work, Natalie loves spending time with family and friends – especially her little boy. She also enjoys visiting her family in Ireland and a good natter over a glass of wine.
Emily has a real heart of gold and loves helping people find their perfect home. She came into estate agency in 2010 and her customer focus and desire to do things in the right way typify the Redbrik ethos. With a fantastic knowledge of both Sheffield and Chesterfield, she makes up the younger generation of Redbrik’s glamorous mother and daughter combo with mum Liz.
While currently planning her wedding and decorating her first home, she still finds time to hone her baking skills, much to the delight of the office who enjoy her fabulous chocolate cakes.
June brings more than 13 years’ experience to the company, having previously worked at Blundells as a sales negotiator.
June is very much a family person, having been married 32 years. She has two grown-up children and three adorable grandchildren, who she loves spending time with. June also loves walking, dining out and the odd glass of fizz – especially while on a cruise!
Louise has more than 15 years’ experience in the estate agency industry and her friendly and relaxed approach ensures she remains calm in every situation. Louise very much enjoys managing the property journey and working with customers to oversee a property from instruction to completion.
In her spare time Louise is a big fan of the outdoors – especially going for walks round Padley Gorge. She also has a passion for watching live shows from music to comedy and can often be found playing host to her friends – which involves cooking and listening (even dancing) to music while enjoying a glass of wine.
Rebecca has over 12 years of estate agency experience and joined Redbrik to continue a working relationship with Julie and Mark that stretches back almost a decade. In her role as Applicants Manager, Rebecca acts as the Cilla Black of the property world by looking to match people to their perfect property. Full of energy, she is incredibly knowledgeable about the local property market and loves nothing more than matching a property to a client before it even comes on to the market.
Outside of work she is kept busy by her two young sons. She is also a perfect partner in crime for Julie in their twin habits of shopping and drinking wine.
Jacqueline is our super bubbly sales promoter who joined Redbrik to continue her 8 year career in estate agency and to reunite with her ‘other shoe’, our Applicants Manager Becky. Prior to working in property, Jaqui worked in banking.
Jacqui is kept busy by her two daughters and enjoys holidays with the family, eating out and the odd glass of wine.
Louise honed her customer service skills working in management roles in the travel industry before switching to estate agency 4 years ago, where she quickly found her niche. Her customer focused approach combined with her friendly Geordie accent makes her a great new addition to our Sheffield team.
Outside of work Louise is kept busy by her two young sons, enjoys travelling and supporting the ‘Toon of course!
Tammy started her career as an office manager at Knight Frank Chartered Surveyors, where she worked for eight years, gaining valuable skills in customer service. Following the birth of her first child, Tammy took out two years to dedicate her time to her most rewarding role – being a full-time mum. When she came back to work, Tammy found her way into estate agency and loves to look after her clients by helping them find the perfect property.
Tammy has been married for over 14 years and shares a home with her husband and two children. Her children’s hobbies tend to make up most of her spare time!
Liz is living her dream on a daily basis – as a young girl, she always knew that she wanted to become an estate agent. She has a huge passion for property and absolutely loves helping people find their dream homes. Liz has over 18 years’ experience in selling houses in Chesterfield and still loves every minute of it.
When she’s not at work, Liz loves going to the gym and spending time with family and friends. Her little boy, Sam, and West Highland Terrier, Ted, keep her extremely busy.
Yvonne has worked in Estate Agency for 13 years and is a true professional. As one of our Applicants Managers her job is to match people to their perfect property and Yvonne is an expert where the local housing market is concerned. She joined our Crystal Peaks team in 2015 and loves making sure her buyers have all the advice they need to get their perfect home.
Yvonne has two sons at home to keep her busy and enjoys country walks, travel, especially cruising, and all things Disney related. Her guilty pleasure is Strictly Come Dancing, and she’d love to do the Viennese Waltz with pro-dancer Pasha – we can’t imagine why that would be!?!
Thea’s previous employers include Treetops Nursery and Lilypad Café, and she brings a tremendous amount of customer service experience to her role at Redbrik.
Alongside her day job, Thea also owns her own clothing business called All Black Everything. She also enjoys socialising with friends, travelling and fine dining.
With more than 12 years in the industry, Sarah has worked previously in lettings for Mike Jolly Estates and Blundells. In her role as lettings negotiator, Sarah manages a number of our Sheffield properties across the city. She loves working closely with the landlords and tenants to ensure a quality management service is provided throughout for all parties. Sarah is a very enthusiastic member of the team who never fails to enter the office with a smile.
Outside of work, Sarah loves to ride and care for her friends’ horse, Chardonnay, and enjoys dining out (which usually involves a glass or two of red wine). Being a sun worshipper, she also loves a trip to the family home in Spain – as long as good weather is forecast!
Sarah started her career in banking before redirecting her talent for customer service towards working in Lettings, where she quickly worked her way up to Lettings Negotiator. She deals with the whole process from start to finish including dealing with viewings, applications and maintenance. Her favourite part of the job is helping Landlords find the right tenants for their properties and guiding first time landlords through the process.
Sarah enjoys holidays in Italy, mainly because of the yummy food, although travel will be off the agenda for a while as she is expecting her first baby in December!
With more than 14 years in the industry, Zoë's previous employers include Blundells and Spencers. In her role as lettings negotiator, Zoë support renters through the application process right the way through to the final check out and advise where needed. She is very keen on customer service and feels it is one of the main parts of her role ensuring all parties are happy and satisfied. is a Zoë’s happy, friendly and organised member of the team and she is keen to get stuck in to the Redbrik way of things.
When she’s not working, Zoë loves spending time with her husband and young son. She is also a keen cook, enjoys the joy of Gin and really loves going to the Theatre.
Lauren has always worked in sales or advertising and comes from mainly an events background. She is from Sheffield and has lived in various areas of the city. She came to Redbrik as a very customer focused individual with a keen interest in property and enjoys visiting happy tenants and delivering beyond landlords expectations.
Outside of work, Lauren loves to travel and has a very full passport having visited 32 countries. She also enjoys keeping fit through boxing and running and runs various mud races every year, half and full marathons.
Andy is our super-creative photographer responsible for making our properties really look their best. With over 14 years experience of working in photography, Andy also has a background within design and marketing which allows him to bring his wealth of expertise when both designing the floor plans and getting the right shots of your property.
When Andy’s not ‘trying to keep fit’ he’s often found counter balancing the effect by socialising or pursuing one of his other interests film, art (painting bad examples) going to see live music and star gazing.
Taking photos is what Martin loves. He has an artistic flair for photographing homes and finding innovative angles to really make your property stand out from the crowd. Using his years of experience in sales and marketing for some of Yorkshire’s leading arts venues, sports teams and telecoms businesses, Martin is responsible for our social media activities. His rich career has also seen him spend five years in the music industry, where he worked on behalf of numerous artists including David Bowie and Gary Barlow.
Martin has a real passion for architecture, enjoys most sport, but especially playing and watching football, cricket and golf. He’s always up for the latest gadget, taking in a music gig and still finds plenty of time for his two kids.
Chris joined Redbrik in 2014, rejoining former colleagues he had worked with since joining the industry in 2007. Chris is a real all-rounder having gained experience in practically every agency role from viewings to valuations. Working to find applicants their dream home and helping his vendors progress their sale to completion is what he envisaged doing since he did work experience in estate agency aged just 14 years old! And while he certainly takes his role very seriously, you can be sure that if there is an office prank being played, Chris will be at the heart of it!
A superb drummer, he’s been an integral part of various Chesterfield and Sheffield based bands and even opened for Bon Jovi at the KC Stadium in Hull. As well as building his own property portfolio, he enjoys the gym and is very much into his clay pigeon shooting.
Showing properties is a bit of an art and Carmel loves nothing more than finding prospective purchasers what they really want. Calm and understanding, her caring approach typifies Redbrik’s philosophy to helping buyers find their dream homes. She takes the time to get to know the properties she’s selling and will always be on hand to answer those all important questions.
When the team in the office aren’t filling her diary with appointments, Carmel loves to spend her time with husband Gary and her four sons. A football nut, she takes every opportunity to watch her beloved Chesterfield FC. Like many of her colleagues, she enjoys a glass of wine, so she fits in nicely with the Redbrik family!
Lindsey began her career in medical sales, specialising in cardiology and covering London and the south of England. After living in London for almost ten years, she moved back to Sheffield in 2007 where she took some time off to look after her children. Lindsey bought and redeveloped her own home, gaining valuable insight into the challenges of a large project. Since joining Redbrik, Lindsey has found that she loves doing viewings – her chatty nature means she has excellent customer service and she thrives on helping people find their perfect property.
Outside of work, Lindsey’s time is taken up by her two children – Charlie (12) and Darcey (6). She loves spending time trying to get fit with her friends at the gym, though she does prefer spending her time drinking prosecco and having a giggle. When she can, she likes to travel and eat a lot of sushi!
Jaqueline previously spent most of her career working with nursery children. She returned to Sheffield around 12 years ago, after taking a career break in Dorset to focus on bringing up her two twin boys. After buying and renovating an old Victorian property with her husband, she decided it was time for a brand-new career at Redbrik.
Outside of work, Jacqueline loves to spend time with her family and to take her sausage dog for a walk in Derbyshire. On the weekends she likes to get out of the city, and have a glass of her favourite white wine, “Gewürztraminer”.
Originally from Leeds, Kelly currently resides in Dronfield and is new to the lettings and estate agency world. She brings with her plenty of administration experience, having previously worked at Chesterfield Royal Hospital and for a construction company in Leeds, and she is now helping plenty of Redbrik renters and landlords with her excellent customer service.
Her spare time is spent being very busy with her husband, three children and Border Terrier, Tilly. She also enjoys a glass of red wine or a G&T on a weekend.