Carolyn Uphill


Carolyn Uphill is an accredited landlord with 12 years' experience of managing a Manchester based portfolio of Private Residential Family Homes, Student HMO's and Industrial Property.

Carolyn served as Chairman of the NLA between July 2013 – December 2017, having previously served as Deputy Chairman in December 2012, and having worked as a Local Representative in Manchester since 2010.

During her time as Chairman Carolyn oversaw the growth of the organisation, with an increase of 16,000 paying members.

Carolyn has been at the helm of several successful business enterprises. Having established her own business in 1978, she successfully developed it from being a hirer and reseller of third party equipment, to become a leading equipment manufacturer with a seven figure turnover.

In addition to running her own manufacturing business, Carolyn served as President of the Stockport Chamber of Commerce and on the Boards of several Training, Enterprise and Educational bodies. She now shares her expertise as a Leadership Mentor and Non-executive Director.