Meet The Team

Gary Whittaker

Managing Director

Managing Director and a founder of Abbey Estates. Gary has lived in St Albans for forty years and worked as an estate agent here since 1984. If you are looking for an agent with lots of experience and a great deal of local knowledge, rest assured that you will get the very best advice.

Julie Whittaker

Company Secretary

Company Secretary and a founder of Abbey Estates. Julie was born and bred in St Albans and her role is mainly to administer the rental side of the business.

Steve Edwards

Senior Negotiator

Senior Negotiator and vastly experienced estate agent with over 20 years experience. Steve joined Abbey Estates in 1994.

Johanna Attewell

Lettings Manager

Lettings Manager with a wealth of knowledge and experience. Jo has worked for Abbey Estates since 2001.

Danielle Hardwicke

Lettings Specialist

Lettings Specialist and a dynamic member of staff who has been part of the Abbey Estates rental team since 2006.

Krystyna Ryan


Krystyna has also grown up in St Albans and is very well know in the local community. She has been a valued member of the team since 2009.

Chloe Keane


Chloe has also been raised in St Albans and has a lot of local knowledge. She is a very organised and diligent member of our admin team.