Our Management Team

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    Brendan Fowler


    As Director, Brendan supports the Management Committee, leads the Senior Management Team and is responsible for implementing the strategic objectives of Prospect.  Brendan started at Prospect as Housing Manager in June 2004, and became Prospect's Director in March 2014. During his time at Prospect Brendan has been actively involved in a variety of external groups.  He has previously chaired the East Region Housing Management Forum, has been on the board of Edinburgh’s Common Housing Register (Edindex) since 2010, and is currently Chair of the Edinburgh Affordable Housing Partnership.
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    Colin James

    Finance Manager

    Colin started with Prospect in May 2021 and leads our Finance Team. Colin is a qualified accountant and has many years’ experience in the housing sector, most recently with Caledonia Housing Association.

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    Catherine Louch

    Housing Manager

    As the Housing Manager Catherine leads a team delivering tenancy management services to our tenants.  She relishes working together with the tenants, Committee, Management Team and staff to ensure we provide great quality housing and customer services to the communities that Prospect serve.  Catherine started with Prospect in April 2014. Before joining Prospect, Catherine was an Operations Manager with Viewpoint Housing Association, where she worked for 15 years in a variety of roles.
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    Neil Munro

    Property Services Manager

    At Prospect, Neil is responsible for leading the Property Services Department.  Neil started with Prospect in March 2013 and has previously worked for three other Housing Associations, all in property maintenance related roles.  Neil studied Quantity Surveying at Abertay University, Dundee, completed a post graduate Masters course in Facilities Management at Napier University and is also a member of the Chartered Institute of Building.

Our Committee

  • Jolly Oluka

    Committee Member

    I am delighted to be able to make a contribution to Prospect’s work in the community.  Joined November 2019

  • Amanda Miller

    Committee Member

    I lived in the Calders as a child and attended Sighthill Primary School and then the Wester Hailes Education Centre.  I have always promoted my experiences of living in the Wester Hailes area and it would be great to bring the experience I have gained back into the community, through Prospect.  I now have over 30 years’ experience working within social housing and I bring a range of knowledge to Prospect to support the strong governance and strategic development of the Association.  Joined December 2019

  • Simon Campbell

    Committee Member

    I studied at Heriot-Watt University whist living and working in Wester Hailes in the early 90’s.  I still have a social association and connection with the community and regularly visit the area.  Over the past 25 years I have worked in the housing sector and I hope to use my expertise and knowledge to the benefit of Prospect.  Joined December 2019

  • Sharon Lee

    Committee Member

    I'm excited to give back to the community in which I grew up. With my experience in planning development and housing, I can help both Prospect as an organisation, but also the wonderful community. 

  • Milind Kolhatkar


    I am excited to be a part of Prospect's work, using my background in journalism and advertising and experience of working in the Third Sector to benefit Prospect and local people.  Joined September 2015.  Elected as Chairperson September 2017. 

  • Naomi MacKenzie


    I wanted to be able to voice my opinions and influence decisions.  Joined August 2010.  Elected as Treasurer September 2017. 

  • Mo Connolly


    Being a Committee member gives me the chance to help secure the future of Wester Hailes. I am a Prospect tenant from Clovenstone and I wouldn’t live anywhere else. I consider myself to be a community activist and I take a keen interest in the surrounding area.  Joined September 2004  Elected as Secretary September 2009. 

  • Alan Gee

    Committee Member

    As someone who lives in a Prospect house, Alan wants the opportunity to make sure the needs of the tenants are taken into account. By being on the Management Committee he is able to make a positive impact on the organisation and the services that it provides.  Alan has previously worked in housing, so brings that experience to his role on Prospect’s committee.  Joined September 1998.  

  • Chuks Ododo

    Committee Member

    Having lived in Wester Hailes for a number of years. I am very passionate about the Community and the great service that Prospect Housing provide. I had previously been a member of the tenant forum, but  now  moving to the Management committee. I believe my skills and experience will make a difference.  Joined September 2016.  

  • Peter Matthews

    Committee Member

    I'm a Lecturer in Social Policy at the University of Stirling. Throughout my research career I have developed partnerships with organisations in Wester Hailes.  My involvement in Prospect means a lot to me in terms of giving something back to, and being engaged with, such a fantastic community.  Joined November 2008.  

  • Mary MacRaild

    Committee Member

    I’m keen to support the social housing role of Prospect and also its wider action role within the Wester Hailes Community.  Joined September 2013.  

  • Shulah Allan

    Committee Member

    I am interested in the work Prospect undertakes and what it provides for the Community of Wester Hailes.  Joined November 2009.  

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Prospect Community Housing
6 Westburn Ave,
Wester Hailes,
EH14 2TH