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Leadership

Council of Reference

Torch values the encouragement and advice from its Council of Reference made up of respected Christian leaders.

Rev’d Dr. Steve Brady, Principal - Moorlands College

Rev’d Dr. David Coffey OBE, Former President - World Baptist Alliance

Rev’d Malcolm Duncan, Lead Pastor at Dundonald Elim Church

Jonathan Lamb, Langham Preaching

Rev’d Roy Searle, Leader - Northumbria Community

Dr. Elaine Storkey, President - TEARfund

Rev’d Dr. Derek Tidball, Former Principal of the London School of Theology


Trustee Board

The Torch Trust is overseen by a board of 6 trustees, 3 of whom have a visual impairment (VI).

Marilyn Baker (VI)

Tony Brown

Julia Chapman (VI)
Jamie Dormandy

Philippa Simkiss

Mike Townsend (VI), Chair

Also attending board meetings are ... 

Tim Jeffery, Chief Executive Officer

Revd Michael Heaney, Company Secretary and Head of Central Services
Mandy Blow, Head of Services
Paul Wood, Head of Technical Services


Management

The work of the Torch Trust is supervised by the following ...

Tim Jeffery, Chief Executive Officer

Revd Michael Heaney, Head of Central Services
Mandy Blow, Head of Services
Paul Wood, Head of Technical Services

 

Becky Davis, Sight Loss Friendly Church Coordinator

Paul Rhodes, Production Team Leader
Sheila Armstrong, Sight Loss Advisor


 


Staff and Volunteers

Torch functions because of the dedication of a team of committed staff and volunteers. To encourage and focus your prayers for us we maintain a pictoral Daily Prayer Guide thay includes all staff and some of the many volunteers. Go directly to the Daily Prayer Guide (in the Support area of our website)


Last updated: January 2021 by James Brookman
 
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