About Us

Meet the DIA Team

Tanya McRae-Klein – Director

I’d like to take this opportunity to introduce to you the Dental Installations Team and the reason we’re in business today. As the sole owner of DIA Tanya sits on a number of for profit and not-for-profit boards. She held the role of Chair of the ADIA for four years and currently remains a board member of the ADIA and the ADRF. Tanya’s passion is supporting dental professionals so their businesses can grow and succeed.   Her vision is to grow the DIA business and continue to be a leader in Equipments Sales and Service . Tanya enjoys spending time with her husband and two boys holidaying in the sun and snow when the opportunity arises.

Anna Porritt – Sales Operations Manager

Sales and Operations have been Anna’s passion and she has been with the DIA Team for almost 10 years. Anna has an acute knowledge of equipment and sterilisation protocols. She enjoys providing onsite handovers to client and demonstrating the way clients and their teams should maintain their equipment, ensuring minimum down time. Anna enjoys being part of the executive team at DIA and managing surgery fitout projects from inception to completion.

Dental Installations technical team

Charles Contos – Service Manager

With more than 20 years in the service industry, and almost 10 years working with the Dental Installations Team, Charles has a wealth of technical knowledge. Charles is part of the executive team at Dental Installations and enjoys managing the service team. He focuses on quality service delivery, first time fixes and providing our clients with the support they need and ensure their equipment is in optimal working conditions. Charles enjoys spending time with his family and friends either going to the beach or discovering new places to eat, he also loves driving and tinkering with his classic car.

James Wallace – NSW Equipment Sales Manager

With an accomplished sales career, James has a focus a in providing an exceptional customer experience, spanning some 20 years. James focuses on delivering outstanding customer experiences, consistently exceeding client expectations and building long-term relationships. James has supported clients with more than 60 surgery setups and he works with clients throughout the entire sale, surgery build and fitout process.

Annette Green – Accounts Manager

Annette has worked with the DIA Team in the Accounts Department for many years. Annette manages all of the Accounts Receivable and Payable functions within the business. Annette likes to spend time at the beach, walking and swimming. She enjoys lunching with friends, and spending quality time playing and holidaying with her grandchildren.

Tony Mancia – Senior Field Service Technician

Tony has been a dental technician for the past 7 years and has been a technician for over 30 years. This skillset enables Tony to use his years of experience to trouble shoot and solve clients’ technical issues in a professional and timely manner. Tony has a friendly personality and this makes him a favourite with clients. He explains things simply and goes above and beyond to provide the best solution, the first time for clients.

Justin Mateo – Field Service Technician

Justin is an ambitious, hardworking and dedicated professional. Justin has a restricted cabling license and has previous technical experience in the Gaming, Eftpos and Telecommunications industry. This experience affords Justin with a wide scope of fault finding skills. Justin is reliable and client focused and with his friendly demeanour he is always happy to help clients get their equipment back up and running in a timely manner.

Sudip Tamang – Biomedical Engineer – Junior Service Technician

Sudip has recently completed his Masters of Engineering at Western Sydney University and previously completed his degree as a Biomedical Engineer in Kathmandu. Sudip has a friendly manner and is always willing to help the team and clients in any way he can. He is building his knowledge of dental service and will continue to expand his technical skills with the support and guidance of the service team.

Dental Installations technical team
Dental Installations technical team

James Phillip – Junior Service Technician

James has been with the Dental Installations team for 2 years and enjoys assisting the service team in staging new chair packages, carrying out steriliser and thermowasher validations and annual services of client’s equipment when they fall due. James’ weekends are spent with his two daughters taking them to dancing and swimming. He enjoys going to the gym and spending time with family and friends.

Caryn Wardrop – Accounts

Caryn works part time in the DIA Accounts Department and assists Annette with the Accounts Receivable function. Caryn has an eye for detail and is extremely organised. She enjoys finding cost savings for the business and assisting the administration team with special projects. Caryn is extremely flexible and is happy to take on any task that is presented to her. She enjoys spending time with her grandchildren and lunching with friends.

Brooke Cavanagh – Marketing and Communications

Brooke has been working part time at Dental Installations on Marketing, Social Media and the collaboration of obtaining new suppliers. She has a background in sales, marketing and customer service and she brings a great wealth of understanding of new product campaigns. Brooke is a fun team member and is always up for a laugh. Brooke has a busy family life. She loves to entertain and home, travel to Fiji and also enjoys watching her 3 kids play sport.