Our team

The Fresh Expressions Core Team work from their homes around the country, meeting together regularly as a team or in smaller hubs.

You can find contact details for each team member on their individual profile pages.

We also have a network of Fresh Expressions Associates around the country.

Our team

Training and development hub

Ali joined the team in July 2015 as Director of Training, alongside her work as Mission Development Coordinator for the Diocese of Sheffield.

Abigail joined the team in 2011 and is the Fresh Expressions office, looking after our online shop, handling email enquiries and manning the phone. The other half of her role is to support the ongoing development of mission shaped ministry local centres across the UK and internationally.

Rob joined the team in July 2015, as part of our partnership with the Awaken movement, to help develop a national strategy to encourage fresh expressions of church amongst young adults.

Dave is the Church of England's National Adviser for Pioneer Development, working as part of both the Church of England Ministry Division and the Fresh Expressions team to facilitate the development of a comprehensive and integrated vision, strategy and practice for pioneer ministry across Fresh Expressions' partner organisations.

Bob and Mary joined the team in 2004 and work part-time for Fresh Expressions helping further develop the mission shaped ministry course. They also have responsibility for our work of developing a network of coaches to support those starting fresh expressions of church and are our link to emerging fresh expressions movements in some European countries.