The Management Team behind Assured Living brings together a wealth of experience from a range of sectors.

Russell Atkinson,  Chairman

Russell is former Chief Executive of Progress Housing Group. He brings many years extensive experience of providing housing for residents with support .


Grace Carr – Chartered Surveyor

Grace is the General Manager of Assured Living and manages all aspects of our services.


Richard Bramley – Architect

Richard is Senior Partner in a successful architectural practice in Central Lancashire and has wide experience of designing all types of commercial and domestic buildings.


Margaret Cronin – Senior Staff Nurse

Margaret is a senior staff nurse on an acute in-patient mental health unit. She also works part-time as a voluntary marriage guidance counsellor and is a full-time mother of eight children.


Erica Calenti – Accountant

A graduate of Salford University, Erica trained as a certified accountant with a practice in Chorley and worked for a number of accountancy firms before becoming accountant to a development company based near Preston.

She is a registered foster carer and also a child protection governor at a school based in South Lancashire.


Jacqui Kerrigan – Practitioner in Property Law

Jacqui is a Partner in a successful Leyland based law practice and is regarded as a leading practitioner in property law. She is also involved with a number of voluntary organisations.


Mark Watson – Children’s Nursery Operator.

A graduate of the University of Liverpool, Mark spent most of his career in the financial services industry before switching to the pharmaceuticals industry. Since 2001 he has concentrated on setting up and managing childcare provision for hundreds of children in Surrey.