Jan Baker, Receptionist

Jan BakerJan joined Ware Priory many years ago on a part time basis becoming full time in 2005.  Previously Jan worked at the Maltings in Stanstead Abbotts for a secretarial services company and before having her children she worked in London as a Legal Secretary for solicitors Slaughter & May, Herbert Smith and Allen & Overy.

You find Jan in the Priory reception ready to greet you. Jan’s job is never dull; she enjoys meeting and greeting the General Public daily, whether it is an enquiry for booking Ware Priory for an event or just dealing with the public’s day to day concerns.

In her spare time Jan enjoys spending time with her family and grandchildren, keeping fit, reading and cinema.

Kerry Mavris, Sales Executive

Kerry MavrisKerry has some 25 years’ experience in the hospitality industry including time with Marriott Hotels in both the UK and the US, the Waldorf Hotel in London and both on-board and on the sales side of various cruise lines before joining Ware Priory in 2008.

Here at Ware Priory, Kerry loves meeting our clients both current and new and helping them with their events; whether it is making their wedding day that extra special or facilitating a conference or corporate team building day.

Kerry’s interests outside of work include keeping fit (recently completing her first Half Iron Man and having a few Marathons and Standard Triathlons under her belt too), acting as PA and Events Organiser for her 2 children (11 & 9) and supporting Liverpool Football Club.

Mark Stanbridge, Events Manager

Mark has very recently joined the team at Ware Priory and is the Seasoned Events manager and coordinator for our catered events. He brings a wealth of experience with him from small to large scale events from conferences, weddings and exhibitions.