Meet the Team

LEANNE WHITMORE

Leanne joined Priory in 1998 having worked previously in the leisure and import sectors in accounting roles.  She is responsible for the financial administration of the company and enjoys fulfilling the wide scope of tasks her position warrants.

Leanne loves sport and music and can often be found on a local tennis court playing for her team, which is also based in Wymondham.  She lives locally with her Husband and two very active children.

LUCY MOY

Lucy joined Priory in 2005 with 6 years experience in the Insurance Industry having worked for Aviva, Alan Boswells and Uttings Insurance Brokers. Lucy joined Priory as a Personal Lines Account Handler and more recently carries out the role of Personal Lines and Commercial Account Handler, specialising in new business.   

Out of work, Lucy enjoys spending time with friends and family, holidaying and taking part in Body Combat and Zumba classes. 

KAREN PEARCE

Karen is Priory’s most recent recruit, joining the team in 2014 with a wealth of Insurance experience having spent 18 years at Kents Insurance Brokers and more recently 5 years at Swintons.  Karen joined Priory as a Personal Lines Account Handler filling a customer facing role specialising in new business. 

Karen’s family have flown the nest now, allowing her to spend her free time travelling, holidaying and watching musical productions at the Theatre.  

MELISSA MCCLUNG

One of Priory’s long standing recruits, Melissa joined the team back in 1992 as a junior and has worked in various areas within the business since. Melissa is one of our Personal Lines Account Handlers specialising in personal lines renewals.  

Out of work, Melissa follows Ipswich Town football team.  She also relaxes by doing a spot of gardening, reading a book or watching a film.  

DAVID MORGAN

David joined Priory in Thetford in 2001, taking on his first role in insurance as a Personal Lines Account Handler before moving over to the Commercial Team in 2006.  In David’s role as Commercial Account Handler, he deals with all genres of commercial insurance.  

David’s spare time is mostly spent with his young family.  He does also enjoy an active social life and has a passion for live music.  

JON BRIGGS

Our longest standing member of Priory, Jon joined in 1978 as an office junior.  Since that time he has progressed through the ranks becoming Office Manager as well as Company Director in 2002.

Jon is a keen sportsman both on and off the pitch previously having played cricket for Old Buckenham and the Norfolk over 50’s, but more recently enjoys watching a match at Norwich City FC.  

MARK WHITMORE

Mark joined Priory in 1990 as an office junior. In 1993, as the company expanded, he opened and became manager of our Norwich branch. This enabled him to gather experience in all areas of the business. He was appointed Director in 2002 and Managing Director in 2008. He is very much actively involved with the day to day running of the business with a hands on approach.

Away from the office, Mark is a football coach and enjoys spending time with his active family.