About Jo Russell
Jo is an experienced, qualified town planner of more than 20 years. Having worked for local Council’s and also the private sector, as a planning consultant to national housebuilders and commercial developers, Jo moved to Stoford in 2018 to oversee their development from a planning perspective. Jo has successfully unlocked the potential of land for landowners including the Crown Estate and Duchy of Lancaster, amounting to almost 30 hectares of commercial land being removed from the Green Belt in Cheshire for example, through to thousands of homes being secured through promotion and planning permission in locations including Knutsford, Crewe, Staffordshire, Stoke, Warwickshire, London Boroughs and Thurrock. With Jo’s appointment Stoford now offer in house planning, development and project management advice from the outset of working with landowners, through to the completion of commercial buildings on site, and in respect of residential development would identify prospective housebuilders to deliver new homes.