Alison Reid

Chief Executive Officer

Alison joined CDS as CEO in July 2013, and is excited at the opportunities Community Dental Services create as a social enterprise, where the staff-owned company has the potential to make rapid changes to improve the experience for the communities we serve.

Building on extensive experience in hospital, community and primary care settings, Alison has worked as both a commissioner of services and a provider, with a commitment to leading teams to improve the patient experience.

Her passion is to create environments where staff are supported to listen and learn from each other and respond to patients’ needs to support our core role in improving dental health and ensuring we continue to deliver a world-class dental service