TEARFUND SCOTLAND TEAM

We'd love to hear from you at the Tearfund Scotland office. If you are hosting a Tearfund event with your church or group, give us a phone or drop us an email and let us know - it would be great to see pictures of your event to share online. If you would like a speaker to come to your church, we'll try our best to match your date with one of our team of speakers.   

Contact us: a: Tearfund Scotland, Challenge House, 29 Canal Street, Glasgow G4 0AD; t: 0141 332 3621; e: scotland@tearfund.org; http://www.facebook.com/TearfundScotland; http://www.twitter.com/TF_Scotland

Meet the Tearfund Scotland team

  • Lynne Paterson, Tearfund Scotland Director

    Lynne provides leadership and strategic direction to the Tearfund Scotland team and represents Tearfund at a national level in Scotland, with churches, denominations, trusts and the Scottish Government. T: 0141 332 3621; E: lynne.paterson@tearfund.org

  • Karen Stewart

    Karen Stewart, Scotland Partnerships Manager

    Karen Stewart is responsible for developing and supporting strategic relationships and networks across Scotland, including those with individuals and investors, trusts and foundations, businesses, and large public institutions, professional bodies and business groups. T: 0141 332 3621; E: karen.stewart@tearfund.org

  • Graeme McMeekin, Head of Church Development

    As Head of Church Development in Scotland, Graeme works to inspire and mobilise Scottish churches and churchgoers to engage with Tearfund’s vision, and encourages the Scottish church to fight against poverty and injustice throughout the world. T: 0141 332 3621 E: graeme.mcmeekin@tearfund.org

  • Diana Cameron

    Diana Cameron, Church Engagement Executive

    Diana liaises with churches in Scotland to ensure they are kept up-to-date with our work through our church resources and our amazing team of speakers. Diana also supports Tearfund Church Reps in Scotland and updates them on our newest campaigns. T:0141 332 3621; E:diana.cameron@tearfund.org

  • Stuart Lee, Events and Volunteer Manager

    Stuart supports our Scottish Tearfund volunteers and community fundraisers. He manages our team of speakers, who share about Tearfund's work throughout Scotland. He is also responsible for organising Tearfund Scotland events, such as our ever popular Christmas Tour. T: 0141 332 3621; E: stuart.lee@tearfund.org

  • Jen Clark

    Jen Clark, Media and Communications Manager

    Jen loves to share Tearfund's work with the Scottish media, telling stories of hope and transformation of our work with vulnerable communities. Jen plans our communications strategy, so that supporters are kept up-to-date with the latest news from Tearfund Scotland. T: 0141 332 3621; E:jen.clark@tearfund.org; For media enquiries, contact M:07799076691

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    Charis Scott, Administration and Communications Officer

    Charis' role is to serve our Scottish supporters, to answer any questions you may have about our work and provide you with any assistance you may need. She keeps supporters up-to-date with the latest news and events from the Scotland office through our digital channels. Charis also takes responsibility for managing our office, and ensures that everything runs smoothly for the rest of the team. T: 0141 332 3621; E: scotland@tearfund.org

  • Charlie Bevan

    Charlie Bevan, Campaigns and Advocacy Manager

    Charlie takes the voices of the world's poorest people to the heart of Scottish politics, lobbying politicians and mobilising the church. T: 0141 332 3621; E: charlie.bevan@tearfund.org

  • Tara Devlin

    Tara Devlin, Youth and Young Adult Manager

    Tara is part of the Tearfund Youth Team that aims to equip and inspire an emerging generation to love God and love their local and global neighbours. Tara is able to provide youth leaders with resources and tools to disciple their young people to be equipped for integral mission. T: 0141 332 3621; E: tara.devlin@tearfund.org

  • Lorna McDonald

    Lorna McDonald, Head of Programme Management Scotland

    As Head of Programme Management for Tearfund Scotland, Lorna works closely with institutional donors based in Scotland to understand their priorities and secure funding for Tearfund projects around the world. In addition, she oversees the management of any institutionally funded projects T: 0141 332 3621; E: lorna.mcdonald@tearfund.org

  • Abi Wardlaw

    Abi Wardlaw, Project Officer

    Abi works alongside Tearfund partners, supporting them to access and manage funding grants from the Scottish Government. Abi supports the proposal development, ongoing project management and the training and capacity building of partners and staff. T: 0141 332 3621; E: abi.wardlaw@tearfund.org

  • Emma Anderson Le Beau, Project Officer

    Emma works alongside Tearfund partners in Africa, supporting them to access and manage funding grants from the Scottish Government. Current projects include Sustainable Livelihoods, Water Resource Management, Self Help Groups and Business Enterprise, Conservation Agriculture, Education, Child Protection and Civic Governance. Emma supports the proposal development, on-going project management and the training and capacity building of partners and staff. T: 0141 332 3621; E: emma.andersonlebeau@tearfund.org