David Dryer has advised 2:19 on strategy for several years. He is a retired management consultant with a record of voluntary service to churches and Christian organisations. He served on the UK Board of Serving in Mission (SIM) for 25 years of which 6 were as Chairman. He was a founder member of the International board where he served for 12 years.  For SIM, he has conducted major reviews of financial systems and of overall strategy; he has provided on-site consultancy to mission activities in South America, Africa and Asia. A Cambridge history graduate, he has also gained the Oxford Diploma in Biblical and Theological Studies and a Postgraduate MA in Systematic Theology at King’s College London. He lives in Kent, where he enjoys golf, walking and keeping up with reading.

 

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  • Maura Baldwin

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  • David Dryer

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  • Emma Croft

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    BA, PhD
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