Jackie Garland, Owner and Placement Coordinator 

Jackie Garland founded The Woodford Agency to provide families with highly experienced domestic staff professionals.  Her background in Human Resources brings a wealth of unique skills that accentuate The Woodford Agency's ability to recruit well-qualified candidates.   

Having lived in London, England and the Midwest United States, Jackie has a unique understanding of the needs of fine households in both Town and Country.  Several years experience in diverse environments makes her an effective advocate for both families and candidates alike.

Jackie responds to the needs and lifestyles of prominent clients and the general requirements of a formal home by meticulously screening and presenting only those candidates who meet the agency's strict requirements.

Her ambition is to facilitate placements that result in complete client satisfaction and candidates who can look forward to long-term career fulfillment.


Ross Long, Senior Consultant

Ross has a rich background with over 25 years Private Service experience globally and a wealth of knowledge regarding clients lifestyles in a variety of countries and cultures.  

A graduate of The International Butler Academy, The Netherlands,  Ross is highly regarded for enabling successful business relationships.


Lyndsay Campbell, Recruitment Consultant


Lyndsay focuses on the recruitment of well qualified candidates for permanent and temporary positions within some of the most exclusive private households.

She has excellent insight into the needs of the client and the candidate, as well as providing invaluable operations and administrative support.