OUR TEAM

Andrew Murphy

Director
BA(Hons) MSc MRTPI
andy@stansgate.co.uk
07791 170337

Worked for three local authorities between 1993 and 2003. He joined Stansgate Planning in 2003, becoming Director in 2014. His projects have included major residential development, waste management, marina developments, equestrian, holiday parks, residential care homes, houses in multiple occupation, solar energy and urban regeneration proposals. For over 20 years he has been an expert witness at many public inquiries for public and private sector clients, specialising in residential development appeals.

Liz Nicholson

Director
BSc(Hons) MSc DipTP MRTPI
liz@stansgate.co.uk
07521 440564

Worked for 18 years in both urban and rural local government development management teams and from 2007 was Planning Manager at Stratford-on-Avon District Council, before joining Stansgate Planning in 2016 as an Associate Director and becoming a Director in 2018. She works on a wide range of development projects, including industrial and residential development proposals, self-build and custom house building sites and enforcement, appeals and site promotion work.

Miranda Rogers

Principal Planner
BSc(Hons) MSc MRTPI
miranda@stansgate.co.uk
07873 888719

Worked for three years in the house building industry, dealing with land buying and planning matters, before joining Stansgate Planning in 2001 as a Planner. Now a Principal Planner, she is highly experienced in all aspects of planning work, including development management, enforcement, lawful use certificate applications, appeals work and site promotion.

Louise Casey

Senior Planner
louise@stansgate.co.uk
07925 715905

Began her career at Stratford-on-Avon District Council in 2016 before joining Stansgate in May 2022. Whilst working at the Council, Louise dealt with a varied caseload which ranged from householder planning applications to major development schemes and included residential, commercial, agricultural/ equestrian and tourism related development. She also has experience in lawful development certificates, prior approval applications and appeals work.

Alison Young

Senior Planner
BSC Hons, PG Dip TP, MRTPI
alison@stansgate.co.uk

joined Stansgate Planning in January 2020 having previously worked as a Consultant Planning Officer for local authorities in Worcestershire and Warwickshire. Alison has previously worked in local authority development management for over 20 years dealing with a wide range of all types of planning applications and appeals. Since joining Stansgate Planning, she has been working on a variety of projects and submitting a number of planning applications.

Rola Eldahouk

Technician
BA(Hons) Architectural Design – RIBA Part 1
rola@stansgate.co.uk

Joined Stansgate in June 2018 as the team’s planning technician. Working with a variety of computer aided design software, she can provide plans, drawings and bespoke technical work in support of planning application submissions and other projects.

Administration and Finance

The practice and professional team rely on the invaluable support provided by their administration and finance colleagues who have been working for Stansgate for many years.