Paul Martin - Manager/Licensed Builder

Paul has a wide background in the building industry, working as a private builder in Port Macquarie for over 10 years.

He has been a builder with Hastings Home Modification & Maintenance Service (HMMS) Inc. since June 2001, solving problems for thousands of people in the Hastings community.

Paul is currently a Contract Building Inspector with the NSW Home Modifications and Maintenance Services (HMMS) State Council and won an award in 2010 for excellence in the NSW HMMS Industry.

Paul took over as Manager of the Hastings service in February 2011.

Jamie Mathews - Builder's Assistant/Tool Maker

Jamie specialises in creating and installing customised products such as handrails, step modifications and ramps to suit individual client's needs.

He holds a trade certificate in Toolmaking and has been with Hastings HMMS since February 2006.  His competency, efficiency and enthusiasm are a valuable asset to our organisation.

Jamie's attention to detail and personalised service is greatly appreciated by all our clients, as evidenced in the Testimonials.

David Miante - Carpenter

Dave is a qualified, licensed Carpenter and has been employed with Hastings HMMS since January 2013, having previously completed work for us as a subcontractor. 

He is a valuable member of our team, and gets great satisfaction out of helping the elderly and people with a disablility.

Sherryl Smith - Administration Officer

Sherryl has been with the service since August 2009, and over the last four years she has seen the service grow from strength to strength.

She has a Certificate 2 in Accounting and Certificate 4 in Business Administration.

Sherryl has formed great working relationships with the clients, Occupational Therapists, subcontractors and others to coordinate a quality service for the client.

Sherryl is the first point of contact with the service and her knowledge and experience in the industry makes her a valuable asset.

Sonia Mathews - Administration Assistant

Sonia joined us in March 2015 and is proving to be a valuable addition to our administration team.  Sonia is very familiar with the home modifications industry and has many years experience in business. 

Sonia has worked in customer service for many years and her skills in this area will be an asset to our service and valued customers.

Andrea Johns - Administration Coordinator

Andrea joined the team in July 2011 and has a 20 year background in business administration. 

Andrea holds qualifications in Computer Science and Certificate 2 in Accounting and is enjoying the many challenges of managing administration within a government funded, not-for-profit, charity organisation.

The Home Modifications Industry is undergoing a period of great change which she finds especially interesting along with great satisfaction in being part of a team, helping the elderly and people with a disability within our community.


"Very pleased..very thoughtful and innovative for problem, many thanks...

"Grateful for your service, very well done in all aspects", Feb 2015

"I would particularly like to thank the people doing the modifications for...