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  • Tina Drury, Managing Director

    Tina Drury, Managing Director

    Hailing from Kenton in Newcastle, Tina started her career in 1982 as a clerk at the City Council's housing department. Since then she has developed her career at a number of housing associations, helping transform homes and housing services in the region in previous executive roles at South Tyneside Homes, Castle Morpeth Housing and the Isos Group, where she was Group Executive Director (Customers and Communities). Tina joined YHN as a Managing Director in 2016.
  • David Langhorne, Assets and Development Director

    David Langhorne, Assets and Development Director

    David has worked for YHN for over ten years. In 2005 he left Northumberland County Council to join YHN as the Investment Planning Manager charged with undertaking one of the largest housing investment programmes the region has seen. David became Head of Service in 2009 then Director of Property Services in 2013, later Assets and Development Director in 2017. His responsibilities cover technical services, property maintenance, investment programmes, regeneration, repairs and maintenance, leasehold and Right to Buy management, property information and health and safety.
  • Jen Vinton, Customer Services Director

    Jen Vinton, Customer Services Director

    Jen oversees YHN’s housing customer and supported services functions. She has a long career working in customer focused roles, which began at Tyne and Wear County Council in 1983. From there, she moved into a Clerical Assistant role in the old housing department at Newcastle City Council. She has developed her career within housing in Newcastle through a number of different roles primarily within investment delivery, regeneration and development. Jen is incredibly passionate about providing excellent customer service and putting customers at the heart of everything we do.
  • Greg van Enk-Bones, Finance Director

    Greg van Enk-Bones, Finance Director

    Greg joined YHN as Finance Director in March 2020 after working in housing finance for the past 18 years. He brings with him a wealth of experience, with over a decade spend in non-executive Board roles and Executive Director positions in Finance, ICT, Governance and HR, as well as Development, Assets and Estates Management.

    As part of his MBA at Manchester Business School, Greg specialised in how regulation and culture impact on Value for Money in Housing Associations. Greg is a qualified accountant and a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (FCCA).