Meet our fantastic team, working hard to ensure our charity is the best it can be!

Fiona Mahoney – Chief Executive

Founder of Reminiscence Learning and author of the Archie books.  Responsible for the day to day running of Reminiscence Learning.  Always ensuring that the charity is fresh and current.

Emma Green – Manager

Working alongside Fiona to drive the charity forward.  In charge of fund and profile raising, events, Archie Projects, admin, marketing, social media and so much more.  Networking to raise awareness of our amazing charity.

Shane Mace – Project Leader of Respite Activity Sessions, Head Chef, Activity Angel

Excited to be putting all our creative plans together and helping lead our new Respite Activity Sessions. Enjoying the challenge of being Head Chef.  Activity angel at Forest School and Community Sessions, along with offering sessions to care homes.


Primrose (Emma Green) – Activity Angel and Tutor

All rounder who is a CAT and Top CAT.  Delivering Archie Projects around the South West, along with training sessions and activity angel sessions in care homes.

Linda Stirling – Activity Angel, Member of the RAS Team
Enjoys interacting with all types of people. Cared for her husband with dementia for over 3 years.  Passionate about working with people and enriching their lives. 

Zoe Priestley – Administrator to the CEO
I am here to support Fi with the admin duties of the charity and to produce the weekly staff newsletter.  I am in charge of grant and funding applications to ensure the charity can continue its amazing projects.


Juliet Wilson – Office Administrator
Helping to support our lovely clients and customers over the phone and through email. Organises Activity Days along with Music & Memories, both in Wellington and Bristol.  

Ingrid Vickery – Tutor
Passionate about raising awareness around memory loss and dementia. Delivering unique and engaging training which enables others to support those living with dementia.

Ken Mahoney – Friend of Reminiscence Learning and Volunteer
Retired businessman in the healthcare industry.  All round supporter of events and fund raising.

Richard Whitehouse – Volunteer
Here to bring a smile and drill holes. Retired businessman, helping at community sessions.

Wendy Jones – Trustee and Volunteer
Along with my role as Trustee I support the team with decorating and baking. Helping at the community sessions and RAS days.

Sue Thompson – Volunteer
Supporting our clients and ensuring their comfort and enjoyment. Retired primary school teacher.

Claire Wiggins – Activity Angel
Enjoys working with clients at York House.  Loves being part of the Activity Days, especially crafting and engaging with people.

Sue Alderman – Volunteer and Former Administrator

Enjoys cookery, crafting and knitting.  Supports our clients, ensuring their well-being and happiness. Volunteers at community sessions, RAS sessions and events.


David Wicks – Trustee and Accountant
Trying to look after the purse strings!

Julia Wicks – Volunteer
Supporting Reminiscence Learning at Forest School, which is great! A retired maths teacher.

Julie Langton – Volunteer
CAT trained and a member of the RAS team. Dedicated to helping people.

Carole Speed – Licensed Girotonic Instructor

HCPC Occupational Therapist, also teaching girotonic sessions.  Helping at events and sometimes community sessions.