// Simon West is the chairman of the Wayfarer Trust.
He teaches and lives in Edinburgh, UK
// Rev Jock Stein as the former Director of Carberry Tower, once the Church of Scotland’s largest retreat centre, Jock is a well-known figure in church and Scottish society, now working as a publisher and a poet.
// Dr Geoffrey Stevenson teaches Preaching, Media and Communication at New College, Edinburgh, as well as free-lance writing and teaching. He is the former Director of the Centre for Christian Communication at St Johns College, where he trained and resourced church leaders. A founding member of Riding Lights Theatre Company, Geoffrey worked for 20 years as an actor, specialising in mime and physical theatre.
// Rev Luke Walton works for The Bible Society and is the Director of the nationwide short film competition, The Pitch.
// Nicole Smyth is a Swiss lawyer who has spent much of her life in British education.
// Susan Masterton is a partner in Blair Cadell Solicitors in Edinburgh, specialising in wills, trusts and executries.
// Paul Burbridge is the long-time Artistic Director of Riding Lights Theatre Company, one of the UK’s most productive and enduring independent theatre companies. Paul has overseen the development of Riding Lights from its community touring roots to its permanent home in Friargate Theatre, York.