UK Team


  • Shaenna Loughnane

    Chief Executive (Part-time)

    Shaenna first volunteered with Bridge2Aid in 2006 and officially joined the Bridge2Aid as UK Operation Director 2011. Shaenna brings a wealth of knowledge to the role of CEO and also experience as a dental practice owner and BDA Good Practice assessor. She recently graduated from CASS Business School with an MSC in NGO Management – gaining a distinction.

  • Paul Tasman

    Operations Manager

    With a successful background in business development Paul has worked in the Third Sector since 2007 working with Alzheimer’s Society and Royal Voluntary Service prior to joining Bridge2Aid.  Part of the senior management team his main areas of responsibility are managing UK and TZ operations and leading on our fundraising strategy.

  • Keith Du-Rose

    Financial Controller (part-time)Keith Du Rose

    Financial Controller Keith joined the team in May 2019. Qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1989. He has worked in both practice and industry as an accountant for nearly 30 years. He also has over 20 years working in various roles in local charities outside of his working life.

  • jackieJackie Aldridge

    Volunteer Co-ordinator (part-time)

    Jackie joined Bridge2Aid in November 2013 and works with Emma to provide a seamless volunteering experience. Jackie is also Director and Trustee of her local arts centre.

  • Annie Barrow

    Media Wizard (part-time)  Annie Barrow

    Annie has been volunteering on our conference and trade show stands for over a decade and joined the team ‘properly’ in 2019. She has been involved in dentistry since 1986 and prior to discovering a love of all things digital and tech enjoyed a very happy career as a Dental Hygienist. Annie takes care of our social channels and digital communications.

  • Ian and Andie Wilson


    Ian and Andie Wilson founded Bridge2Aid and our training model in 2002, and ran the first training programme in 2004. After living in Tanzania for 10 years they returned to the UK with their family, and continue to advise and support the team in a voluntary capacity.

  • Aran Maxwell-Cox

    Clinical Education Lead
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    Aran qualified in 2014 from the University of Dundee as a dentist and has been working in clinical practice ever since. Aran has always had an interest in Clinical Education and has worked as an Educational Supervisor with NHS England and has had an active role within Oral Health Promotion for {my)dentist. Aran will be helping to develop our international training programmes.

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