Meet the Team

Rod Carmichael

Born and brought up in Piltdown and Uckfield. Gathered useful experience through farming, forestry, gardening and property renovation both locally and abroad.

Began working in the letting industry over 20 years ago.

Excellent local knowledge and with experience of letting properties both his own and through Duke Letting.

Long term member of The National Association of Estate Agents (NAEA) and The Association of Residential Letting Agents (ARLA).

Caroline Walker

Caroline was brought up in Haywards Heath after her family relocated from the Midlands.

Her career started in London where she worked for various public and private limited companies at a senior level. As a result of the experiences gained in London she spent over seven years working as property manager for a local investment company.

After redundancy from there, and a year-long world tour, Caroline returned to property management through her local contacts on a part-time basis. At the same time, she also began a part-time role within Duke Letting's sister company in Haywards Heath.

An opportunity arose to work for Duke Letting on a full-time basis in early 2014 and she is now happily covering the full and varied range of lettings administration and block management.

Sue Edwards

Brought up in East Grinstead, moved to Uckfield in 1991. Previously worked for the Caravan Club as Deputy Editor before leaving to have a family.

She began her own business from home, working around the family, which over the years evolved into a marketing and CV writing service.

She has worked for Duke Letting since August 2014, providing part-time office, PR, social media and website support mainly on Saturdays and Wednesdays.

She has excellent geographical knowledge of the area, is experienced in a wide variety of tasks and provides excellent customer service.

Lynda Clayton-Smith

Originally from Cumbria, Lynda has lived in the South East for many years.

She started her Residential Lettings Career in London and, after moving into this area, worked for a Letting Agent in Lewes before joining Duke Letting.

Lynda has worked with Rod Carmichael for many years and enjoys being part of the business and seeing it go from strength to strength.