Meet The Team

  • Matt Southwell
    Matt Southwell Principle

    Matt Southwell is the Principle of Jackson Bell Property, and as such, is responsible for the oversite of all aspects of the business. Matt has a successful background in Real Estate, Property Management, Developing, Consulting and Construction, having been involved in the industry for over 25 years. It is from this diverse background that Jackson Bell has developed its focus upon quality, strong communication, depth of knowledge and focus on asset management. Matt has four children (with two already involved in the industry), lived in the Hunter Valley for over 45 years and has two tertiary degrees – both from Newcastle University.

  • Rachael Thomas
    Rachael Thomas Senior Property Manager and Business Development Manager

    Rachael Thomas is a Senior Property Manager and Business Development Manager at Jackson Bell Property. Rachael is responsible overseeing and helping her clients in all areas of their asset management. Rachael has a strong background in property management and real estate that she has developed over her extensive career. It is this background, as well as Rachael’s negotiation skills, attention to detail and extensive legislative knowledge, that has made her an integral part of Jackson Bell Property since its very beginning. Rachael loves to spend time at the beach with her dog and has just completed her Diploma in Property Services.