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The Secretariat, based in Gloucestershire, administers the Association and supports its technical and policy work.

Jeremy Moody
Jeremy Moody

Jeremy Moody

CAAV Secretary and Adviser

Jeremy Moody has been Secretary and Adviser to the CAAV since 1995. He was closely involved with the Agricultural Tenancies Act 1995, several rounds of CAP reform and now the Brexit process. He handles the many issues covered by the CAAV across the United Kingdom including agricultural tenancy and land occupation issues, taxation, valuation and telecommunications, liaising with government at all levels and writing widely on both policy and practice. He is an Assembly member of the European Group of Valuers’ Associations (TEGoVA) and Vice Chairman of the European Valuation Standards Board.

Contact information

The CAAV’s Secretariat may be contacted at:
Harts Barn Farmhouse, Monmouth Road, Longhope, Gloucestershire, GL17 0QD
Tel: (01452) 831815 Fax: 0800 124 4093
General email: – please see below for specific email contact details.

Staff responsibilities are listed below to assist members in directing their enquiries to the relevant person:

Kate Russell BSc(Hons) MRICS FAAV

Kate Russell
Kate Russell


Main areas of work include:-

  • Agricultural, residential and commercial tenancies
  • Planning and development
  • Compulsory purchase and compensation
  • Telecommunications and utilities
  • Compiling and editing annual CAAV publications:
    • Agricultural Land Occupation Survey
    • Fees Survey
    • Costings of Agricultural Operations
    • Members' Handbook
  • Edits the CAAV Quarterly News Letter

Flossy Freeman-Inglis

Flossy Freeman-Inglis
Flossy Freeman-Inglis

Email: - assists Jeremy Moody and Kate Russell on a wide range of professional matters, with the Wales Committee and supporting some of the business of the Property, VCT and F&E Committees.

Richard Sanders

Email: - assists Jeremy Moody across his work.

Elaine Neades


  • Runs the office
  • Organises meetings, events, briefings and conferences
  • Manages diary
  • Handles job advertisements.

Dorota Szmid

Richard Sanders


  • Handles membership matters
  • Administers sales of CAAV publications/ merchandise.
  • Deals with examinations

Abigail Jones

Email: - assists Dorota and provides administrative support (part-time).

Samantha Marfell

Email: - assists the membership department and provides administrative support (part-time).

Charlotte Haddock

Email: - carries out research and provides support for publications and surveys.