Meet the team

William Flint

Franchise Owner

William is a former NHS and Social Care Manager. He has extensive experience of managing and delivering high quality health services to the public. William spent his early years on a Dairy farm just 2 miles from Tavistock and is passionate about the local area.

He was responsible for the joint delivery of Health and Social Care services for Adults in Exeter, Sidmouth, Seaton and Axminster. William has achieved a Masters Degree in Health Care Management (University of Birmingham) gained whilst on the highly competitive NHS Graduate Management Training Scheme.

William is driven by a desire to provide responsive high-quality care services, he is particularly keen to provide individualised services that enrich the lives of those receiving them. When not working William can be found surfing his "Mini Mal", at the gym or walking the Moors with his wife Sara.


Sara Flint

Franchise Owner

Sara is a Business graduate (Loughborough).  Her working career started in Business Management for British Airways (she was fortunate enough to fly Concorde to New York!!). Locally Sara has worked for NHS Devon and the local Stroke Network, based at the Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundation Trust. She also managed the South West NHS Neonatal Networks which covered the Neonatal units from Gloucester to Lands End. Sara has always had a passion for the standards of care delivered to older people. For a number of her adult years Sara was a care worker supporting older people and so has "hands on" experience of care. Given her experience as a care worker she has uncompromising standards in the area of customer care. Sara is an avid reader and loves walking, particularly on the "High Moors" with William and their dogs 'Poppy' and 'Ruby'.

Sharon Wilkinson

Operations Director

Sharon is an experienced Manager with over 22 years experience working in the Health Care Sector. 

Jacqueline Fyall

Head of Sales

Jackie is an experienced Manager joining us after 12 years with the NHS.  She is responsible for the legal and ethical running of the business ensuring that both our staff and customers alike are happy and having their needs met.

Frankie Rowe

Head of Care

Frankie joined Bluebird Care Exeter in 2012 as a care assistant before undertaking senior roles within the company supporting the Exeter and East Devon hubs.

In 2016, Frankie opened the Exmouth hub and has since achieved successes including an Outstanding CQC inspection, Gold award for Outstanding Deputy in Devon & Cornwall’s Outstanding care awards and Best Fitness/ Health/ Wellbeing provider of the year with Exmouth Chamber awards 2019. Frankie gained Level 5 qualification in Leadership and Management in health and social care and her Managers Registration in 2018

Frankie works closely with her team to ensure her care team and customers are supported and Policies and Procedures are met through quality assurance.

Ray Spurr

Head of Finance

Ray is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Managemnet Accountants. During his career he has help a number of senior accounting appointments within Industry and the Ministry of Defence.

Ray joined Bluebird Care in 2018 as Head of Finance. He is trustee for the Spirit of Normandy Trust a charity looking after the Welfare of Normandy veterans all of whom are now well into thier nineties. 

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