Meet the team


senior management team

At Marama We Care

At Marama Care, our staff are recruited, employed and retained using our robust safer recruitment procedures as well as our on-going and comprehensive staff training framework.

Taffy Mandizha

Our Director is a qualified Mental Health practitioner with over 20 years’ experience of working and managing in the Community, forensic and acute Mental Health services. Taffy, who also has over 14 years experience of working within the prison service, is very passionate about Marama Care and is motivated to develop services within the company using his wealth of experience.

Stacey Bradbury

Stacey joined Marama Care in January 2023 and she is an experienced Registered Manager, securing her first Registered Managers role at the age of 24. Stacey has successfully managed a range of services to include both Residential and Supported Living, also working in both Quality Assurance, Operations and Intense Service Improvement across Somerset, Devon and Cornwall.

Lyn Rowe

Lyn is an experienced HR Administrator with over 24 years’ experience in the care sector. Lyn joined Marama Care in January 2022 after working up the ladder to a Service Manager of a highly regarded Day Service in Devon. She will use her past and current experience in helping develop the HR department.

Claire O’Brien

Claire joined Marama Care in October 2023 and has over 30 years’ experience of working in the Health & Social Care Sector. She started her career in community mental health and then went onto community learning disability within the NHS. In her previous role as a Business Development Manager in Devon, Claire set up a successful accredited training academy. Claire’s main role is to expand the business of the company.

Amy Smith

Amy is an experienced Administrator who joined Marama Care in August 2023. Amy has worked closely with the local authority and posses a wealth of experience in office management.

Ensuring the
support is right

Our ethos, vision and mission embraces independent living and we believe that all individuals have the right and responsibility to live as independently and safely in the community as possible.


We support individuals to make informed choices, to take positive risks and to fully integrate into the community.