Tumaini La Maisha Tanzania

Board Of Directors 

The Tumaini La Maisha Board of Directors manages all the Operations and Programmes related to Children's Cancer funded by the initiatives of the group 'We Are TLM'.

Gerald Mongella

Chairman Board of Directors. Mr Gerald Mongella is also a founding board member of TLM Tanzania. Gerald is a respected member of the business community in Tanzania. He has expertly steered the board and TLM in general through the many complex management and operational challenges that face any start up organization.

Dr. Blandina Lugendo

Treasurer Board of Directors. Mrs Blandina Lugendo is the founding member of the board of TLM Tanzania. She is a marine ecologist by profession, working as a Lecturer at the Department of Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries - University of Dar es Salaam.

Dr Patricia (Trish) Scanlan

Secretary Board of Directors & C.E.O of TLM Tanzania. Dr Trish Scanlan is a founding board member as well as an Irish Paediatric oncologist who has lived and worked in Tanzania since 2007.

Dr. Julius Mwaiselage

Dr. Julius Mwaisalage is a member of the Board of Directors; He is the Executive Director of the Ocean Road Cancer Institute (ORCI).

Nisha Shah-Sanghvi

Nisha Shah-Sanghvi is the Director and Creative Director of Khanga Rue Media, a full service communication agency. Nisha is also one of the organisers of the bi-annual Artisan Market in Dar es Salaam.

Philip Saliboko

Philip Saliboko is the Managing Director at ELYON Trading & Investments Company Ltd. He joined the Tanzanian board in 2021 and has been a wonderful addition. We look forward to continued success!

Thank you to former board members

TLM Tanzania Team

This dedicated team is made up of people from various professions from doctors to nutrition experts and play therapists to programme management.

This team works tirelessly to make the sure TLM's goals are reached and achieved.