Richard is Project Director for the Churches Together in England's initiative to mark the bicentenary of the 1807 Abolition of the Slave Trade Act. Previously he was Education Policy Officer for Race on the Agenda. He has a BA in Caribbean studies and Spanish, and an MA in information management.
Dave Walker is a cartoonist, providing regular insightful reflections in The Church Times.
A poet, theologian and group conflict worker based in Belfast, Pádraig's poetry is published by Canterbury Press. Audio, links and more information can be found his website, http://www.intheshelter.com .
Viv is Dean of York Cathedral
Gamal is a journalist and presenter of ITV Daybreak.
Sam works for the Diocese of London supporting and resourcing those who work with children. He is also the co-editor of Childrenswork Magazine, a national publication for church children’s workers.
Anthony is a Baptist minister and tutorial fellow in pastoral studies and community learning at Regent’s Park College in Oxford.
Janet is a freelance writer and workshop leader who has worked for both Christian Aid and the Methodist Church. She is author of several books of prayers and liturgies (including All Desires Known and Bread of Tomorrow), and poetry anthologies with commentaries offered as a resource for the spiritual journey (including The Heart's Time: A poem a day for Lent and Easter, and Haphazard by Starlight: A poem a day from Advent to Epiphany). She has four grandchildren.
Chine Mbubaegbu is a journalist, writer, and head of media and communications at the Evangelical Alliance. She is also a trustee of the Bible Society, the Christian Enquiry Agency and her local church. Chine's book, Am I Beautiful?, is published by Authentic Media.
A singer and former X Factor finalist from Manchester, Misha B is our newest ambassador.