Meet the Haunted Devon Team
Abbie Dent is our Chair and the glue that binds us altogether. Ensuring all runs smoothly, working closely with the committee members. Abbie also analyses all the evidence from investigations with Sallyann. She has had numerous experiences and encounters with the paranormal since early childhood and continues searching for evidence and the truth. She has a vast knowledge on many subjects as well as the scientific and spiritual side of investigations cove. Host of Lifting the Veil radio show with co-host, friend and member Martyn Hicks. A controversial show discussing the varied aspects of the weird and paranormal, which broadcasts on Soundart Radio on Thursdays at 7pm. Abbie's hobby is photography, useful when analysing and debunking paranormal photographs. She has produced some great photographs and stunning landscapes. Abbie a long-standing member and chair who has also served in numerous committee rolls and is a Sensitive, picking up on spirits and residual energies and a rescue medium.
Kelly and Ben Welsh are a husband wife team. Both are long term members of the club and have experience of other positions within the committee and have many years’ experience of investigating.
Kelly Welsh is our Finance Manager responsible for the club’s funds, expenses and ensuring all our insurance policies are current. Kelly also carries out the risk assessments for each investigation along with Health and Safety. She also films our investigations for Facebook LIVE.
Ben Welsh is our Webmaster and Tech Manager and is responsible for everything to do with our website: event bookings, uploading and hyperlinking reports. Taking care of our expanding kit is his responsibility, ensuring everything, is fully functioning prior to each investigation.
Sallyann Clench is our Secretary and her responsibilities include our Facebook page: posting articles and creating events on our Facebook pages as well as promoting the club. Posting on Twitter. She takes venue photographs for the website, Instagram, produces the investigation reports for the club and venues, validating evidence, researching history and finding and cleaning Electronic Voice Phenomena discovered on audio recordings, as well as checking footage for anomalies. Producing short footage/EVP videos is also another aspect of her role. She is a Sensitive picking up on spirits and residual energies and a rescue medium.
Mark Woodhall is our Venue Consultant and has been a long- standing, much valued member of Haunted Devon. Mark has organised some great venues for the club and continues to surprise us with his efforts, and commitment to the club.
Graham Chapman is our Committee Consultant and longstanding former chair. On hand to aid the club and the committee in any way. A man of science and member of ASSAP, like the rest of the committee always looks for a rational explanation for activity. His occupation gives him a unique insight and experience that comes in very handy