Meet The Team
Council, May 2017
- Sue Adams
Sue Adams was appointed Registrar of the Dental Technicians Education and Training Advisory Board (DTETAB) in August 1992. Since that date she has been instrumental in developing the organisation into the Dental Technologists Association (DTA).
She initially trained as an orthopaedic nurse on leaving school and then found dentistry where she has pursued a career for more than 40 years! Sue is passionate about the role of dental care professionals in the dental team, particularly dental technicians.
Sue is Chief Executive of DTA
- Tony Griffin
Tony is based in the East Midlands. He is now a self-employed business consultant having spent much of his career in the education sector providing and developing dental technology qualifications. He qualified in Nottingham and has City & Guilds Intermediate, Final and Advanced certificate, a Degree in Business studies and other qualifications e.g. QA assurance.
He has worked in the private, public and voluntary sectors in a variety of roles and has previously held positions as: Faculty Director of Health Sciences, Trustee to two charities, a management role in a voluntary organisation; Quality Reviewer for Pearson PLC; FtP panel member and currently provides various business development support in the private sector.
Tony was named a Member of the Order of the British Empire in the 2014 Queen's Birthday Honours in recognition of his services to Dental Technology.
As well as being the DTA Treasurer, he is the political portfolio holder for the Association and a member of the Editorial Panel.
- John Stacey
John lives in Gloucestershire. He is now retired after a career spanning more than 43 years as a Dental Technician in the Royal Air Force. In addition to his City & Guilds Final, Advanced Prosthetics and Advanced Maxillofacial Technology certificates John has business management qualifications.
He is the education portfolio holder for the Association and provides administrative support for CoDTEI.
- James Green
James is based in London. He is a maxillofacial and dental laboratory manager at Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children. He has worked at Great Ormond Street since 2004. James studied at Barts and London School of Medicine and Dentistry where he gained a National Diploma and HNC.
He is also a member of the Orthodontic Technicians Association and the British Institute of Dental and Surgical Technologists.
James is the current President of DTA and as such has input into all DTA activities.
- Delroy Reeves
Delroy is based in London where he runs a private dental laboratory. He gained his City and Guilds Final and Advanced BTEC at South London College in 1983 and 1986 respectively.
Delroy is the current Deputy President of DTA.
- Marta Wisniewska
Marta is based in Gloucester and is a laboratory owner.
She qualified in Poland as a dental technician and is registered with the GDC (254044).
Marta is the DTA social media co-ordinator
- Gerrard Starnes
Gerrard Starnes in based in Gloucester and is a laboratory owner.
He qualified in 1997 with a City and Guilds Final in dental technology.
He is registered with the GDC (156300).