Meet the Team
Meet the team in our Williton office
Meet the people behind the scenes at Red Deer Country. We’d love to meet you to discuss your requirements – take a look online or visit us for a coffee.
Geoff Metcalf – Director
Geoff Metcalf started his career as a Chartered Accountant but has since had a wide ranging career including roles as Chief Executive of a Quoted Company and as property and investment advisor to the Ruler of Dubai. A long term involvement in property management led in 2013 to the decision to set up Red Deer Country with Ray Laflin to provide a new and innovative approach to sales agency. Geoff is cricket mad and likely to ask you to join Crowcombe Cricket Club!
Ray Laflin – Director
Ray Laflin is an experienced surveyor having been a fellow of the R.I.C.S for more than 35 years. He has worked throughout his career in the property profession in London, Australia and around the UK. He considers himself a ‘people person’ and particularly enjoys valuing country and village properties. During leisure time Ray’s interests include all kinds of sport, (especially tennis, golf and cricket), Ordinance Survey maps, hill walking and world travel.
Zoe McCanlis – Negotiator
Zoe McCanlis joined Red Deer Country in 2014 after travelling the world and has since completed an advanced apprenticeship in the sale of residential property. Zoe is an enthusiastic, confident and key member of the sales team with a particular interest in equestrian and rural properties. Having lived in the area her whole life, she enjoys all country pursuits, skiing and playing hockey and also has 3 horses which she events.
Jane Chipp – Lettings Manager
Jane Chipp joined Red Deer as Lettings Manager in 2017. Jane has worked in the rented housing sector for over 25 years and is a full member of the Chartered Institute of Housing and ARLA. She enjoys the on-going relationships that develop with both the landlords and tenants of rental properties. Spare time is taken up with mixed media art, a recently found love of sailing and with her teenage children’s many sporting events.
Emma Boulton – Weekend Sales & Lettings Negotiator
Emma works in both sales and lettings and joined the team in 2018 having worked in residential sales in the West Somerset area since 2014. Her early career was in landscape design and planning and she has a keen interest in architecture and the environment. Very much a ‘people-person’ Emma enjoys helping people to find their ideal home whilst providing an excellent service to vendors and landlords alike. Away from the office, she is to be found practicing Viniyoga or walking the hills with her spaniels.