Lynda Gardner Managing DirectorLynda joined Oxford Aunts in 1995 and is a registered nurse. Her interests include travel, food and being a granny.
The Oxford Aunts Care Team
We are run by experienced nurses and managers and benefit from long-serving senior managers who have built a strong team around them. We are highly trained in assessing and matching care staff with client needs.
Tracy Wiskin Care Manager Registered Nurse and MidwifeTracy joined Oxford Aunts originally in 1982 as a nurse, nanny and babysitter for about a year. She returned as a trainer in 2007 and took a permanent position as care manager in 2009. Her interests include travel, reading, music and caravanning.
Michelle Boba Care Manager
Michelle Joined Oxford Aunts in 2016 as Care Manager. She has had experience for 30+ years within the care industry. Her interests include her dog Gigi, reading, cooking and travel.
Angela Ricciardi Care Manager
Angela joined Oxford Aunts in 2016 as a care manager. Angela is a trained nurse who specialised in community drug and alcohol rehabilitation before joining the Oxford Aunts team.
Angela’s interests include kickboxing, jogging, good food and going on holiday to new places.
Jacqui Skott Care Manager
Jacqui joined Oxford Aunts in 2014 as a Live in carer, before becoming a Care Manager in February 2018. She has over 30 years in the care and health industry as a Mental Health Nurse, Therapist and a Teacher.
Jacqui enjoys staying fit, reading, cooking and travel.
Greg Renk Head of Business Development
Greg joined Oxford Aunts in 2017 as Head of Marketing & Business Development. When not at work he is a keen follower and participator of all sports, he likes to keep fit and also enjoys great food and wine.
Jake Wyeth Care Advisor
Jake moved up from Canterbury, Kent to join Oxford Aunts in 2018 as a Care Adviser. His interests include travelling, film, art and music.
Elaine Woodland Assessor/Trainer/Reviewer
Elaine joined Oxford Aunts in 1991 as a care assistant then care manager until 1997. She then returned in 2002. Her interests include horses, walking, history and reading.
Monique Kingston Assessor/Reviewer/TrainerMonique has been with Oxford Aunts since 2013. Her interests include fundraising challenges, live concerts, sport, dogs and family.
Sarah Barry-Jones Assessor/Reviewer/Trainer
Sarah joined OA in 2015. Sarah is a fully qualified and registered Occupational Therapist graduating in 2009. Sarah has herself experience in live-in care working as a care-assistant for more than a year.
Sarah's interests include sport, yoga, socialising and cooking/baking.
Wendy Newsome Assessor
After 10 years in health care, Wendy joined OA in 2015, experiencing live-in care for two years.
Her interests include traveling, art and mountain climbing.
Helen Pigott Recruitment ManagerHelen joined Oxford Aunts in 2007. Her interests include family and group holidays - especially skiing in Alps and sailing around Greek Islands; good for the soul… not the wallet!
Sarah Wiskin Administrative AssistantSarah joined Oxford Aunts in 2015. Her interests include music, camping, reading and socialising. She lives with her sister and works with her mum and says being eccentric helps!
Kate Bonella Interviewer
Kate joined the office in 2016 part time but has since moved to a full time position. She originally started as a carer back in February 1998. She will be conducting interviews, be the contact for returning carers as well as training in Induction weeks. Kate is a keen knitter – after all those hours in front of client’s tv and also enjoys walking and has walked for miles around the Oxford Aunts area.
Erica Davis TrainerErica joined Oxford Aunts in 2013. Her interests include rugby, children’s literature, dog walking and travelling.
Val Stolton Trainer, Registered Nurse and MidwifeVal joined Oxford Aunts in 1998. Her interests include gardening, volunteering, singing in a choir, photography and being a church elder.
Margarita Dafeamekpor Finance Manager
Margarita joined OA in 2017. Her interests are singing, fashion/make-up and having fun spending quality time with the family.
Tonia Valyi Payroll Assistant
Tonia joined Oxford Aunts in April 2018 in our accounts department. She love reading, Music and watching a good movie which help her to relax.