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// Simon West is the chairman of the Wayfarer Trust. He teaches and lives in Edinburgh, UK






// 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.


// 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.


// Susan Masterton is a partner in Blair Cadell Solicitors in Edinburgh, specialising in wills, trusts and executries.

// Rev Dr 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.  






// Rev Luke Walton works for The Bible Society and is the Director of the nationwide short film competition, The Pitch.  


// Nicole Smyth


Nicole has recently retired from 25 years on the Wayfarer Trust board.

We are extremely grateful for all the time, insight, presence, attention and support she has given over the years, and want to wish her very well. While Nicole will not be attending our meetings anymore, we look forward to keeping in close touch with her and her family, who are also dear friends.


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