Executive Team

Tony Teasdale, CEO

As Chief Executive Tony heads up the management team, working closely with our elected Management Committee or Board to provide strategic direction and leadership to the Association and our subsidiary companies.

He re-joined the Association as CEO in late October 2017, having previously been our Housing Manager between 1989 and 1995. His career started with housing associations in Cumbria and Birmingham.

Other senior positions have included: Performance Auditor with Scottish Homes’ Regulation and Inspection Division; Stock Transfer Co-ordinator and then Depute Director of Glasgow West Housing Association; Agency Services Co-ordinator with Eildon Housing Association and, most recently, Chief Executive of Rural Stirling Housing Association.

Fiona Nicholl, Director of Finance & Corporate Services

The Association welcomed Fiona Nicholl as our new Director of Finance and Corporate Services in August 2018.

Fiona was previously director of finance and governance at Fife Housing Group, and prior to that, Fiona was the the long-standing head of finance and corporate services/depute director at Ochil View Housing Association.

She started her career in housing as a management accountant with Scottish Homes’ development funding team in Glasgow and went on to work for FMD Financial Services working with five RSLs in Easterhouse.

David Wilson, Director of Customer & Community Services

David took up the post of Director of Customer & Community Services in January 2022.

David was previously Service Manager (Housing Management & Homelessness) at Stirling Council and led on the delivery of the Rapid Rehousing Transition Plan for Homelessness services.

An experienced housing professional he has worked for several community based social landlords, most recently Parkhead Housing Association for over nine years as housing manager, involved in delivering performance and customer service excellence.

David holds a Postgraduate Diploma & Masters (MSc) in Housing and is also a member of both the Chartered Institute of Housing (CIH) & Chartered Management Institute (CMI). He is also a Board member of another social landlord.

Colette McKenna, Director of Property Services

Colette McKenna took up the post of Director of Property Services in November 2018.

An architect by profession, Colette was previously the development and regeneration manager at the City of Edinburgh Council where she has led the council’s new build housing programme.  Prior to this, Colette  held the position of technical services manager, at Wishaw and District Housing Association for over 10 years. This followed a number of years in private practice as an architect.

Colette brings with her a wealth of knowledge and experience of property maintenance, new housing development and area regeneration.