Team Members

Heather Mann, The Pines Care Home

Heather Mann Manager

Originally from the West Midlands Heather moved to Barmouth 15 years ago, Heather has been working in the care sector for 20 years.

Anna Pearson Activities Manager

Anna is originally from Newcastle-upon-Tyne where she was a nursery nurse . Anna moved to North Wales to live with her Fiance who is born and bred in Porthmadog.

Gwen Maurice - Operations Director

Gwen Maurice Operations Director

Gwen was born and bred in Wales and still lives locally – her native tongue is also Welsh. Gwen and husband Dafydd have 4 kids and an incredible 9 and half grandchildren!

Andy Paynter Responsible Individual / Managing Director

With more than 25 years of experience in sectors such as leisure, construction and pharmaceutical, Andy is a qualified management accountant and our managing director.

Caryl Lloyd

Caryl Lloyd Administration

Caryl lives locally in the small village of Llanaelhaearn with her partner Zac and cat Doli, she is fluent in both English and Welsh.

In her spare time she enjoys catching up with friends over a cup of tea, she also has many hobbies which include baking and sewing.

Susanne Bleasdale, The Pines Care Home

Susanne Bleasdale Administration

Susanne and her husband moved to North Wales from West Sussex in 2015 and are in the process of renovating their new home. Susanne is a keen yoga student and enjoys gardening & crafts. She and her husband also enjoy walking the dog in the countryside and exploring the local area.